Last name: MANSON

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MANSON : This last name is indexed 140,901 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

MANSON : 1: Scottish (mainly the Northern Isles): shortened form of Magnusson.2: English: patronymic probably sometimes from the Middle English personal name Man Manne (Old English Mann(a) or Old Danish Manni) + -son; compare Mann. Occasionally perhaps from a Middle English personal name Mainstan (Old English Mægenstān from mægen ‘might power’ + stān ‘stone’).3: Americanized form of Swedish Månsson (rarely Månson): patronymic from the personal name Måns a derivative of Magnus. Compare Monson.4: Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from Man 9.

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