Dion Family History

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Dion Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of various places called Dion(s) and Dionne, all apparently derived from a Gaulish element divon- ‘(sacred) spring’. Compare Dee 3.

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

Similar surnames: Don, Lion, Rion, Deon, Gion, Sion, Heon, Wion, Dizon, Zion

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Dion Family Origin

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Dion Family Occupations

What did your Dion ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Dion. 78% of Dion women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Private Means

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 93,000 census records available for the last name Dion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dion census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Dion. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Dion. For the veterans among your Dion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dion Life Expectancy

What is the average Dion lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Dion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dion in 1943 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

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