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Tyson Genealogy & History

The surname Tyson has two possible origins. It may be a nickname for someone of a fiery temperament, from the Old French tison (firebrand). It may also be a dialectal variant of the name Dyson, related to the Latin personal name Dionysius. Tyson family history notes that the first recorded spelling of Tyson was that of Gilbert Tison in 1086, in the Domesday Book of Nottinghamshire. Lewis Tyson settled in Maryland in 1719, and George Tyson settled in Virginia in 1642. Prominent members in the Tyson genealogy include former undisputed world heavyweight champion boxer Mike Tyson and multinational Tyson Foods founder John W. Tyson.

Tyson Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Mervin Tyson-- --, 1911July 26,1998PA
B Joe Tyson-- --, 1927December 1,2003MO
C Laure Tyson-- --, 1917February 3,2001PA
Daisy Tyson-- --, 1900October ,1976CT

Tyson Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Dolores Tyson-- --, 1930January 6,1996Spring City,PA
F Kermit Tyson-- --, 1918June 29,1998Ayden,NC
Gabriel Tyson-- --, 1923March 15,2006Monsey,NY
H Lynton Tyson-- --, 1917September 28,1992Jacksonville Beach,FL

Tyson Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Benny TysonJanet McmillanMarch 13,1967Wake, NC
Claude TysonFrances JordanSeptember 19,1936Wake, NC
David TysonSusan IngramSeptember 1,1979Wake, NC
Eddie TysonAnne FranklinMarch 16,1991Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Tyson

1244th: Dunbar1245th: Maurer
1246th: Slaughter1247th: Jorgensen
1248th: Jamison1249th: Molina
1250th: Clifford1251st: Stroud
1252nd: Pacheco1253rd: Blanton

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