Bjornson Family History

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Bjornson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Björnsson or Norwegian Bjørnsen ‘son of Björn’ (see Bjorn).

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


Similar surnames: Bjornsen, Jonson, Monson, Jenson, Berntson, Arnson, Bernson, Berkson

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Bjornson Family Origin

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Bjornson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    72%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Engineer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bjornson. A less common occupation for the Bjornson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Bjornson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 72% of Bjornson's were Farmers.

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Bjornson Historical Records

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Bjornson Life Expectancy

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