Degon Name Meaning

English (Devon): of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Deacon. The name in this spelling seems to have died out in England.

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


Similar surnames: Devon, Degn, Dedon, Degan, Dean, Dejohn, Regan, Denmon, Beson, Leon

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Degon Family Origin

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Degon Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Conductor

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Degon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Degon's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Degon family was Keeping House. Laborer, Conductor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Degon.

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Degon Historical Records

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Degon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Degon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Degon in 1964 was 73, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Degon

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