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Melanson Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin; unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Melson, Landon, Mellon, Slawson, Linson, Evanson, Meason, Allanson

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Melanson Family Origin

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Melanson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Journalier

    11%
  • Cultivateur

    5%
  • Ship Carpenter

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Melanson family was Ship Carpenter. Farmer, Journalier and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melanson. The most common Melanson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Melanson's were Farmers.

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Melanson Historical Records

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Melanson Life Expectancy

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