Duchon Family History

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Duchon Name Meaning

from a diminutive of Duc ‘duke’, hence a nickname for someone who gave himself airs and graces or an occupational nickname for someone who worked in the household of a duke. Americanized (NH) spelling of French Duchamp.

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

Similar surnames: Duch, Vachon, Pichon, Dishon, Duchow, Buche, Rochon, Duhon, Duron

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Duchon Family Origin

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Duchon Family Occupations

What did your Duchon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Duchon. The most common Duchon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Duchon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Duchon family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Painter


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Duchon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Duchon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duchon 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 509 immigration records available for the last name Duchon. 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 237 military records available for the last name Duchon. For the veterans among your Duchon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duchon Life Expectancy

What is the average Duchon lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Duchon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Duchon in 1962 was 72, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duchon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duchon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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