Green’s Dictionary of Slang

son of a... n.

Euphs. for sonofabitch n.

In compounds

son of a biscuit eater (n.) (also sonofabiscuit) [1950s+] (US)
sonofagun (n.)

see separate entry.

son of a sea-cook (n.) (also son of assafoetida, son of a cook, ...cow-boy, …custard-maker, …fresh-water gudgeon, ...glister-pipe, ...greengrocer, …hickory, …horse-marine, …hoss thief, ...mongrel, …sand turtle, …sawbuck, …sea-calf, ...sea-cook’s son, …sea-sarpint, …sheep-stealer, …shite-breeks, …shotten herring, …rip, …tinker, …toad, ...turd) [mid-17C+]
son of a sheep (n.) (also son of an ape, son of a double-crossed cow, …fox, …mule, …she-dawg, …skunk, …slug, son-of-a-woodlouse) [1910s–30s]
son of a son (n.) [1940s]
son of a sow (gelder) (n.) (also son of a horned cow, …corby-crow) [17C+]
son of nobody out of nothing (n.) [mid-19C]
son of your mother (n.) (also mother’s son, son-of-one’s-mother’s-misbehaviour, sonova granny’s) [1930s–60s] (US)