Davignon Family History

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Davignon Name Meaning

French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e), denoting someone from Avignon in Vaucluse. The place name is said to be derived from an obscure pre-Roman element, ab-en, + the Latin suffix -ionem.

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


Similar surnames: Davino, Lavigne, Wagnon, Savignano, Davidson, Carignan, Avino, Dinan

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Davignon Family Origin

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Davignon Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Blind

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, Laborer, Blacksmith and Blind were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Davignon. A less common occupation for the Davignon family was Carpenter. The most common Davignon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Davignon's were Laborers.

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Davignon Historical Records

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Davignon Life Expectancy

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