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Filson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Fill.

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


Similar surnames: Gilson, Wilson, Bilson, Hilson, Kitson, Tilson, Sibson, Eidson

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Filson Family Origin

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Filson Family Occupations

What did your Filson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Filson family was Labourer. Farmer, Farmer Son and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Filson. The most common Filson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Filson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farmer Son

    22%
  • Son

    22%
  • Labourer

    11%

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Filson Historical Records

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

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Filson Life Expectancy

What is the average Filson lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Filson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Filson in 1950 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Filson 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.

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