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Neeson Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois ‘son of Naois’, usually Anglicized as McNeese. Altered form of Dutch or German Niesen.

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


Similar surnames: Nesson, Nees, Neese, Neason, Niesen, Hewson, Merson, Nelson, Herson

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Neeson Family Origin

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Neeson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • F. Servant

    20%
  • Seamstress

    20%
  • Servant

    20%

In 1881, the most common Neeson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Neeson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Neeson family was Servant. Farmer, F. Servant and Seamstress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neeson.

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Neeson Historical Records

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Neeson Life Expectancy

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