Dopson Family History

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Dopson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Dobbe.

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


Similar surnames: Dobson, Dowson, Dotson, Hobson, Dolson, Dodson, Impson, Gosson

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Dopson Family Origin

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Dopson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    14%
  • Farme

    14%
  • Seamstress

    14%

In 1881, the most common Dopson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Dopson's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter & Joiner and Farme were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dopson. A less common occupation for the Dopson family was Seamstress.

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Dopson Historical Records

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Dopson Life Expectancy

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