Bulson Family History

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Bulson Name Meaning

English: unexplained; most probably a patronymic from an unidentified medieval personal name, but compare Balson and Bolson.

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

Similar surnames: Burson, Balson, Belson, Julson, Bolson, Betson, Benson, Musson

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Bulson Family Origin

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Bulson Family Occupations

What did your Bulson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Sailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bulson. A less common occupation for the Bulson family was Keeping House. The most common Bulson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Bulson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Sailor

  • Keeping House


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bulson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bulson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bulson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bulson 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 317 immigration records available for the last name Bulson. 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 880 military records available for the last name Bulson. For the veterans among your Bulson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bulson Life Expectancy

What is the average Bulson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bulson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bulson in 1962 was 80, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bulson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bulson 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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