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Where is the Olson family from?
You can see how Olson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Olson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Olson families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 746 Olson families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 33% of all the recorded Olson's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Olson families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Olson surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Olson. 58% of Olson men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Olson women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olson were Carpenter and Servant.