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Tolson Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): patronymic from the personal name Toll.

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


Similar surnames: Tolton, Tomson, Tilson, Colson, Dolson, Polson, Tompson, Dotson

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Tolson Family Origin

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Tolson Family Occupations

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  • Blanket Raiser

    3%
  • Carpet Weaver

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Blanket Weaver

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tolson family was Blanket Weaver. Blanket Raiser, Carpet Weaver and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tolson. The most common Tolson occupation in the UK was Blanket Raiser. 3% of Tolson's were Blanket Raisers.

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Tolson Historical Records

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Tolson Life Expectancy

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