Clawson Family History

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Clawson Name Meaning

Americanized form of any of the Dutch, North German, or Scandinavian patronymics from short forms of the personal name Nik(o)laus, Nikolaas, etc. (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Clayson, Glawson, Clausen, Classon, Classen, Clasen, Closson, Clason

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Clawson Family Origin

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Clawson Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    20%
  • Brass Founder

    10%
  • Clark

    10%
  • Cooper

    10%

In 1881, the most common Clawson occupation in Canada was Labourer. 20% of Clawson's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Clawson family was Cooper. Labourer, Brass Founder and Clark were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clawson.

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Clawson Historical Records

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Clawson Life Expectancy

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