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Papson Name Meaning

Americanized form of Greek Papas ‘priest’, with the English patronymic ending -son.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Parson, Jason, Lawson, Rapson, Pawson, Jepson, Pearson, Paxson

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Papson Family Origin

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Papson Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Printer

    25%
  • School Master

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

In 1881, the most common Papson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Papson's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Printer and School Master were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Papson. A less common occupation for the Papson family was Tailor.

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Papson Historical Records

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Papson Life Expectancy

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