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Poulson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Middle English Pole or Poul, vernacular forms of Paul. Americanized spelling of Scandinavian Poulsen. .

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


Similar surnames: Polson, Paulson, Coulson, Poulsen, Poulton, Ohlson, Bulson, Moulton

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Poulson Family Origin

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Poulson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    33%
  • School

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Poulson. The most common Poulson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Poulson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Poulson family was School.

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Poulson Historical Records

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Poulson Life Expectancy

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