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Musson Name Meaning

English (East Midlands): of uncertain origin, ostensibly a patronymic, though Reaney believes it to be a nickname from Anglo-Norman French muisson ‘sparrow’. French: variant of Musset (see Mussett 1). French: nickname from Old French moisson, mousson, ‘sparrow’. French: habitational name from Mousson in Meuse-et-Moselle, named with the Latin personal name Montius + the suffix -onem, or alternatively, with Latin mons ‘mountain’ + the suffix -ionem.

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


Similar surnames: Muston, Masson, Husson, Melson, Upson, Hasson, Mussen, Musso, Mutton

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Musson Family Origin

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Musson Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    30%
  • Clerk

    15%
  • Commis

    15%
  • Farmer

    10%

In 1881, the most common Musson occupation in Canada was Going To School. 30% of Musson's were Going To Schools. A less common occupation for the Musson family was Farmer. Going To School, Clerk and Commis were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Musson.

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