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Getson Name Meaning

English: voiced variant of Jetson, a patronymic from the personal name Jutt, a pet form of Jordan. Compare Judson.

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


Similar surnames: Betson, Belson, Nelson, Merson, Gerson, Watson, Melson, Beeson

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Getson Family Origin

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Getson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer Son

    29%
  • Fisherman

    29%
  • Mariner

    29%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1881, Farmer Son, Fisherman and Mariner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Getson. A less common occupation for the Getson family was Farmer. The most common Getson occupation in Canada was Farmer Son. 29% of Getson's were Farmer Sons.

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Getson Historical Records

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Getson Life Expectancy

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