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Colony Family Origin

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Colony Family Occupations

What did your Colony ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Works In Tannery

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Colony occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Colony's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Colony family was At Home. Farmer, Carpenter and Works In Tannery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colony.

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Colony Historical Records

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Colony Life Expectancy

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