Ganong Family History

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Ganong Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Genung, Garon, Gaona, Gong, Bacon, Wang, Gano, Gann, Galang, Zanon

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Ganong Family Origin

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Ganong Family Occupations

What did your Ganong ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ganong occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Ganong's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ganong family was Keeping House. Farmer, Stone Cutter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ganong.

View Census data for Ganong | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    39%
  • Stone Cutter

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Ganong Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ganong Life Expectancy

What is the average Ganong lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Ganong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Ganong in 1948 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ganong

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ganong 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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