Nason Family History

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Nason Name Meaning

French: nickname from a diminutive of Old French nes ‘nose’. Compare Naso.

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


Similar surnames: Mason, Naso, Faison, Gaston, Malon, Maison, Bacon, Nadon, Cason

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Nason Family Origin

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Nason Family Occupations

What did your Nason ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Nason. 29% of Nason men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Nason women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nason were Barrister and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Labourer
    12%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Barrister
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Farme
    10%
  • Aide
    5%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%

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

Nason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48,000 census records available for the last name Nason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nason 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Nason. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Nason. For the veterans among your Nason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nason Life Expectancy

What is the average Nason lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Nason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Nason in 1944 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nason

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nason 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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