Robinson Family History

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Robinson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin.

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


Similar surnames: Robison, Rubinson, Robson, Robins, Rolison, Robertson, Adkinson

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Robinson Family Origin

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Robinson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Robinson family was Labourer . The most common Robinson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Robinson's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robinson.

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Robinson Historical Records

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Robinson Life Expectancy

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Famous Robinson Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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