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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

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Chees Maker

    14%
  • Farmers Son

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Townson family was Farmers Son. The most common Townson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Townson's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Chees Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Townson.

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Townson Historical Records

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Townson Life Expectancy

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