Allanson Family History

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Allanson Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Allinson.

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

Similar surnames: Allenson, Allton, Amason, Allison, Clanton, Allan, Allinson, Allsop

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Allanson Family Origin

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Allanson Family Occupations

What did your Allanson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Allanson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Allanson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Allanson family was News Agt.. Farmer, Printer and Civil Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allanson.

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  • Farmer

  • Printer

  • Civil Engineer

  • News Agt.


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Allanson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Allanson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Allanson 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 Allanson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 937 military records available for the last name Allanson. For the veterans among your Allanson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Allanson Life Expectancy

What is the average Allanson lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Allanson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Allanson in 1958 was 59, and 48 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Allanson 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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