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Persons Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Dutch Persoons, Persoens, a patronymic from Middle Dutch persoon ‘parson’, probably denoting the servant of a parish priest, or possibly an altered spelling of English Parsons.

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


Similar surnames: Parsons, Person, Parson, Passons, Perkins, Pearson, Passon, Herson

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Persons Family Origin

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Persons Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Cultivateur

    7%
  • Farmer Son

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Butcher and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Persons. The most common Persons occupation in Canada was Farmer. 53% of Persons's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Persons family was Farmer Son.

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Persons Life Expectancy

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