Emmons Family History

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Emmons Name Meaning

English: from the medieval female personal name Ismaine, Ismenia (found as Emonie, Emeny until the end of the 18th century), which is of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Emans, Simmons, Edmond, Ammon, Esmond, Lemons, Timmons, Kimmons

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Emmons Family Origin

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Emmons Family Occupations

What did your Emmons ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Ag Laborer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emmons. The most common Emmons occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 17% of Emmons's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Emmons family was Bricklayer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    17%
  • Ag Laborer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Emmons ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Emmons Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Emmons. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Emmons 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Emmons. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Emmons. For the veterans among your Emmons ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Emmons Life Expectancy

What is the average Emmons lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Emmons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Emmons in 1944 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emmons

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Emmons 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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