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Saunderson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Saunder, reduced vernacular form of Alexander.

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


Similar surnames: Sanderson, Saunders, Anderson, Andersen, Andersson, Catterson

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Saunderson Family Origin

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Saunderson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farmers Son

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1881, the most common Saunderson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 41% of Saunderson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Saunderson family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saunderson.

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Saunderson Historical Records

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Saunderson Life Expectancy

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