Last name: CARLSON

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All you have to know about the last name CARLSON

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CARLSON : This last name is indexed 138,940 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CARLSON : 1: Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Carlsson or Karlsson. This is also an Americanized form of the Norwegian and Danish cognates Carlsen and Karlsen. Compare Charlson.2: German: variant of Karlson and in North America (also) an altered form of this. This surname is also found in Britain possibly to be associated first with immigration of German miners into Cumberland in the 16th century.

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