Thorson Family History

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Thorson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Thorsson, or of Danish and Norwegian Thorsen, patronymics from the personal name Thor.

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


Similar surnames: Thorsen, Thoresen, Thorman, Thoren, Forson, Thurston, Thron, Ottoson

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Thorson Family Origin

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Thorson Family Occupations

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  • Brickyard Labourer

    20%
  • Corn Clerk Colliery

    20%
  • Mason

    20%
  • Master Builder Employ 88 Men 9 Boys

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Thorson family was Master Builder Employ 88 Men 9 Boys. The most common Thorson occupation in the UK was Brickyard Labourer. 20% of Thorson's were Brickyard Labourers. Brickyard Labourer, Corn Clerk Colliery and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thorson.

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Thorson Historical Records

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Thorson Life Expectancy

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