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Garrison Family Origin

Where is the Garrison family from?

Garrison Family Occupations

What did your Garrison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Garrison family was Going To School. The most common Garrison occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Garrison's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garrison.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • School

    15%
  • Fisherman

    9%
  • Going To School

    5%

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

Garrison Historical Records

What Garrison family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Garrison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garrison census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Garrison. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Garrison. For the veterans among your Garrison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garrison Life Expectancy

What is the average Garrison lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Garrison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Garrison in 1940 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garrison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garrison 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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