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Ramson Name Meaning

English: presumably a patronymic from a Middle English survival of Old English Ramm ‘ram’ or Hrafn ‘raven’ as a personal name. Name found among people of Indian origin in Guyana and Trinidad: probably from the personal name Ram and the English suffix -son.

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


Similar surnames: Ranson, Samson, Raison, Rayson, Rapson, Jason, Hasson, Cason, Ramsden

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Ramson Family Origin

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Ramson Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Ship Carpenter

    33%
  • Tailoress

    33%

In 1881, Carpenter and Ship Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ramson. The most common Ramson occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Ramson's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Ramson family was Tailoress.

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