Jonsson Family History

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Jonsson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jon, Scandinavian form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Jansson, Jonasson, Johansson, Jonson, Monson, Olsson, Janssen, Janson

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Jonsson Family Origin

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Jonsson Family Occupations

What did your Jonsson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jonsson. The most common Jonsson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Jonsson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jonsson family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Keeps House

    25%

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

Jonsson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jonsson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jonsson 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 Jonsson. 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 Jonsson. For the veterans among your Jonsson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jonsson Life Expectancy

What is the average Jonsson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Jonsson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Jonsson in 1955 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jonsson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jonsson 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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