Gamon Family History

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Gamon Name Meaning

Spanish (Gamón): probably a topographic name from gamón ‘asphodel’.

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


Similar surnames: Damon, Ramon, Gaymon, Ayon, Gama, Amon, Gammon, Hamon, Ramson, Mazon

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Gamon Family Origin

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Gamon Family Occupations

What did your Gamon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Private Means and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gamon. 50% of Gamon men worked as a Private Means and 85% of Gamon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gamon were Marker Gardener (heavy Wo and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means
    50%
  • Marker Gardener (heavy Wo
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    85%
  • Private Means
    6%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    6%

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

Gamon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Gamon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gamon 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gamon. 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 725 military records available for the last name Gamon. For the veterans among your Gamon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gamon Life Expectancy

What is the average Gamon lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Gamon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gamon in 1966 was 56, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gamon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gamon 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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