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Newson Name Meaning

variant of Newsome. patronymic from New 1.

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


Similar surnames: Newsom, Newton, Hewson, Nelson, Neason, Herson, Dowson, Getson

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Newson Family Origin

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Newson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Going To School

    24%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Newson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Newson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Newson family was Laborer. Farmer, Going To School and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newson.

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Newson Historical Records

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Newson Life Expectancy

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