Robinson Family History

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Robinson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin.

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


Similar surnames: Robison, Rubinson, Robson, Robins, Rolison, Robertson, Adkinson

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Robinson Family Origin

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Robinson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • School

    5%
  • Servant

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Robinson family was Labourer. The most common Robinson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Robinson's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robinson.

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Robinson Historical Records

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Robinson Life Expectancy

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