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Molaison Name Meaning

French: unexplained. This is a Louisiana name.

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


Similar surnames: Mollison, Maison, Gladson, Molin, Olafson, Rolison, Morrison

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Where is the Molaison family from?

You can see how Molaison families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Molaison family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Molaison families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 33 Molaison families living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Molaison's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Molaison families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Molaison surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Molaison ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur was the top reported job for people in the CA named Molaison. 60% of Molaison men worked as a Cultivateur.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    60%
  • Pcheur Journa
    40%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Molaison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Molaison census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 58 immigration records available for the last name Molaison. 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 Cards

There are 406 military records available for the last name Molaison. For the veterans among your Molaison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Molaison lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Molaison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Molaison in 1954 was 45, and 49 in 2004.

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