Channon Family History

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Channon Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Country): variant of Cannon ‘canon’, taken from the central French form chanun, as opposed to Norman canun.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cannon, Chagnon, Hannon, Hanson, Canon, Charton, Channer, Hanon

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Channon Family Origin

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Channon Family Occupations

What did your Channon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Channon occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Channon's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Channon. A less common occupation for the Channon family was Plasterer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Gardener

    2%
  • Plasterer

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Channon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Channon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Channon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Channon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Channon

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Channon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Channon. For the veterans among your Channon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Channon Life Expectancy

What is the average Channon lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Channon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Channon in 1956 was 22, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Channon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Channon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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