Ronson Family History

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Ronson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a reduced form of Rowland.

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

Similar surnames: Ranson, Robson, Rowson, Jonson, Rondon, Monson, Gunson, Townson

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Ronson Family Origin

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Ronson Family Occupations

What did your Ronson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ronson family was Market Gardener. The most common Ronson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 12% of Ronson's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Farm Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ronson.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Lab

  • Market Gardener


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

Ronson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Ronson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ronson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Ronson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 626 military records available for the last name Ronson. For the veterans among your Ronson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ronson Life Expectancy

What is the average Ronson lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Ronson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ronson in 1964 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ronson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ronson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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