Clayson Family History

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Clayson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Classe, a short form of Nicholas. The name may have been imported to England in the Middle Ages by Flemish weavers. As an American surname it has probably absorbed some cases of Dutch Claassen and its variants.

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

Similar surnames: Clawson, Classon, Gladson, Cason, Clausen, Classen, Closson, Claxon

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Clayson Family Origin

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Clayson Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Clayson. 75% of Clayson men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer

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

Clayson Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Clayson. For the veterans among your Clayson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clayson Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Clayson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Clayson in 1949 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

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