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Origins of the Madson surname

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About the Madsons

We have a total number of 1204 records for people with the last name Madson.

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Where do most Madsons live?

In 1921, most Madsons lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Madsons

How common is your surname?

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

We have 421 records for the Madson surname. The oldest one dates back to 1939.

Who were Madsons most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Madson first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Anna

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Common jobs for Madsons

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

Common Female occupations for Madsons in 1921
House Servant


Rector Of Daughter Scholar


General Servant Domestic


House Keeper


Cotton Heald Knitter


Common Male occupations for Madsons in 1921


Able Seaman




Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Coal Miner


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