Dyson Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): metronymic from Dye. Possibly an Americanized spelling of Danish, German, and Norwegian Theisen or German Theissen.

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


Similar surnames: Tyson, Lyson, Dison, Tison, Olson, Jason, Eison, Tysor, Ison, Edson

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Dyson Family Origin

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Dyson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Son

    13%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Sadler

    6%

In 1881, the most common Dyson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Dyson's were Farmers. Farmer, Son and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dyson. A less common occupation for the Dyson family was Sadler.

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Dyson Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Dyson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1947. The average life expectancy for Dyson in 1940 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dyson

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