Robison Family History

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Robison Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robin.

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


Similar surnames: Robinson, Robson, Rolison, Dobson, Rubinson, Robeson, Robin, Hobson

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Robison Family Origin

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Robison Family Occupations

What did your Robison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Robison occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Robison's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Robison family was School. Farmer, Going To School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robison.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Going To School

    8%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • School

    4%

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

Robison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Robison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robison census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Robison. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Robison. For the veterans among your Robison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robison Life Expectancy

What is the average Robison lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Robison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Robison in 1946 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Robison 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.

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