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Samuelson Name Meaning

English and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from Samuel. This form has also absorbed cognates in other languages, such as Danish and Norwegian Samuelsen, Swedish Samuelsson, and Jewish Samuelsohn.

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


Similar surnames: Samuelsen, Samelson, Amberson, Samuels, Danielson, Abelson, Samuel

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Samuelson Family Origin

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Samuelson Family Occupations

What did your Samuelson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cabinet Maker and Cigar Mkr were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Samuelson. A less common occupation for the Samuelson family was Servant. The most common Samuelson occupation in Canada was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Samuelson's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Cigar Mkr

    33%
  • Servant

    33%

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

Samuelson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Samuelson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samuelson 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 Samuelson. 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 Samuelson. For the veterans among your Samuelson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samuelson Life Expectancy

What is the average Samuelson lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Samuelson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Samuelson in 1942 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samuelson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samuelson 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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