Ransone Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Ransone Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): variant spelling of Ranson.

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

Similar surnames: Ransome, Ranson, Hanson, Randon, Janson, Branson, Cranson, Ramson

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ransone Family Origin

Where is the Ransone family from?

Ransone Family Occupations

What did your Ransone ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ransone. The most common Ransone occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ransone's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ransone family was Clerk In Store.

View Census data for Ransone | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk In Store


United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ransone ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ransone Historical Records

What Ransone family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ransone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ransone census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Ransone

Passenger List

There are 347 immigration records available for the last name Ransone. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Ransone immigration records

Draft Card

There are 667 military records available for the last name Ransone. For the veterans among your Ransone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Ransone military records

You've only scratched the surface of Ransone family history.

Ransone Life Expectancy

What is the average Ransone lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Ransone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ransone in 1945 was 50, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ransone

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ransone ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Look up another name