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Karson Name Meaning

English: possibly an altered spelling of northern Irish Carson. Swiss German: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Kasson, Parson, Karon, Farson, Sarson, Carson, Karlin, Hanson, Corson

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Karson Family Origin

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Karson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Fisherman

    10%
  • Huckster

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karson. The most common Karson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Karson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Karson family was Huckster.

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Karson Historical Records

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Karson Life Expectancy

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