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Congdon Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Condon. English: apparently a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, probably in Devon or Cornwall, where the modern surname is most frequent.

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


Similar surnames: Condon, London, Langdon, Longden, Kingdon, Coulton, Longton, Rondon

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Congdon Family Origin

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Congdon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Congdon family was Agricultural Laborer. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Congdon. The most common Congdon occupation in the UK was Farmer. 16% of Congdon's were Farmers.

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Congdon Historical Records

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Congdon Life Expectancy

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