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Polson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Pole, a Middle English variant of Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Poulson, Colson, Tolson, Golson, Polston, Dolson, Bolson, Folson

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Polson Family Origin

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Polson Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Polson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Crofter

    4%
  • Crofter Of 2 Acres

    2%
  • Farmer

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Crofter and Crofter Of 2 Acres were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Polson. The most common Polson occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Polson's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Polson family was Farmer.

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Polson Historical Records

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Polson Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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