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Robeson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from a short form of Robert.

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


Similar surnames: Robson, Hobson, Robison, Robertson, Roberson, Ronson, Rolison

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Robeson Family Origin

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Robeson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Scholar

    8%
  • Going To School

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Laborer and Scholar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robeson. A less common occupation for the Robeson family was Going To School. The most common Robeson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Robeson's were Farmers.

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