Classon Family History

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Classon Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Claes, Swedish form of Claus.

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


Similar surnames: Closson, Clayson, Classen, Clawson, Clemson, Hasson, Mcglasson

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Classon Family Origin

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Classon Family Occupations

What did your Classon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Classon. 23% of Classon men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Classon women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Classon were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Carpenter
    10%
  • Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Housewife
    17%
  • Teacher
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Classon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Classon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Classon 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 Classon. 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 775 military records available for the last name Classon. For the veterans among your Classon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Classon Life Expectancy

What is the average Classon lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Classon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Classon in 1954 was 40, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Classon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Classon 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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