Tilson Family History

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Tilson Name Meaning

English: metronymic from the medieval female personal name Till.

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


Similar surnames: Wilson, Tilton, Tolson, Lipson, Sisson, Ipson, Belson, Hilson, Bulson

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Tilson Family Origin

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Tilson Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Lace Maker

    4%
  • Sawyer

    4%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tilson family was Farm Labourer. Coal Miner, Lace Maker and Sawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tilson. The most common Tilson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Tilson's were Coal Miners.

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Tilson Historical Records

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Tilson Life Expectancy

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