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Origins of the Ianson surname

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About the Iansons

We have a total number of 2779 records for people with the last name Ianson.

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Where do most Iansons live?

In 1921, most Iansons lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Iansons

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You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 2,500 records for the Ianson surname. The oldest one dates back to 1612.

Who were Iansons most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ianson first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Iansons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Iansons in 1921






General Servant Domestic




Common Male occupations for Iansons in 1921
Farm Labourer


General Labourer








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