Townson Family History

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Townson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Thomas.

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

Similar surnames: Tompson, Tomson, Johnson, Towson, Tolson, Monson, Ronson, Dowson

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Townson Family Origin

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Townson Family Occupations

What did your Townson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Townson. 50% of Townson men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Labourer
  • Carpenter

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Townson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Townson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Townson 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Townson. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Townson. For the veterans among your Townson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Townson Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Townson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Townson in 1958 was 51, and 63 in 2004.

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