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Pawson Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): patronymic from the personal name Paw, a variant of Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Payson, Paxson, Rawson, Ranson, Anson, Polson, Papson, Dawson, Lawson

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Pawson Family Origin

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Pawson Family Occupations

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  • Carpenten

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Gardner

    20%
  • Gentleman

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pawson family was Gentleman. Carpenten, Farmer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pawson. The most common Pawson occupation in Canada was Carpenten. 20% of Pawson's were Carpentens.

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Pawson Historical Records

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Pawson Life Expectancy

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