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Sanson Name Meaning

Filipino: variant of Samson, probably from Tagalog samson meaning ‘third grandson’.

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


Similar surnames: Samson, Sansom, Sasson, Ganson, Sexson, Anson, Hanson, Sansone

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Sanson Family Origin

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Sanson Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Joiner

    5%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Sanson occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 5% of Sanson's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Sanson family was Bricklayer. Carpenter, Joiner and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sanson.

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Sanson Life Expectancy

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