Dedon Family History

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Dedon Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of the French habitational name Dedun, denoting someone from any of the various places named Dun, for example in Cher, Indre, and Meuse. According to Morlet, the habitational name is derived from Gallic dunum ‘hill’, later ‘fortress’.

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


Similar surnames: Dundon, Dean, Devon, Deon, Delon, Degon, Dedo, Weedon, Dejohn, Leon

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Dedon Family Origin

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Dedon Family Occupations

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  • Driver For Ale Bwy

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Miner

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dedon family was Miner. Driver For Ale Bwy and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dedon. The most common Dedon occupation in the USA was Driver For Ale Bwy. 33% of Dedon's were Driver For Ale Bwys.

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Dedon Historical Records

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Dedon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1967 and 2004, Dedon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dedon in 1967 was 70, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dedon

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