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Davison Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from David.

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


Similar surnames: Davisson, Davidson, Davis, Watson, Harrison, Denison, Davidsen

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Davison Family Origin

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Davison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Going To School

    7%
  • Clerk

    4%
  • School

    3%

In 1881, the most common Davison occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Davison's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Davison. A less common occupation for the Davison family was School.

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Davison Life Expectancy

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