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Paulson Name Meaning

English (East Midlands): patronymic from Paul. Respelling of any of a number of Scandinavian patronymics from the personal name Paul, for example Paulsen.

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


Similar surnames: Poulson, Pawson, Karlson, Paulsen, Bulson, Poulsen, Paulin, Payson

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Paulson Family Origin

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Paulson Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Laundry

    25%
  • Mariner

    13%
  • Tailores

    13%

In 1881, Laborer, Laundry and Mariner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paulson. The most common Paulson occupation in Canada was Laborer. 38% of Paulson's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Paulson family was Tailores.

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Paulson Historical Records

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Paulson Life Expectancy

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