Coulson Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Coulson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Cole 1. Irish: from a reduced form of McCool, with the addition of the English patronymic suffix -son in place of the Gaelic prefix mac.

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


Similar surnames: Coalson, Coulton, Poulson, Colson, Colton, Courson, Moulton, Conlon

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Coulson Family Origin

Where is the Coulson family from?

SHOW MORE

Coulson Family Occupations

What did your Coulson ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    37%
  • Student

    9%
  • School

    7%
  • Going To School

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Student and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coulson. The most common Coulson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Coulson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coulson family was Going To School.

Source: Census data for Coulson | Data not to scale

Coulson Historical Records

What Coulson family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Coulson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Coulson

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Coulson Life Expectancy

What is the average Coulson lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coulson 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Coulson Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name