Gernon Family History

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Gernon Name Meaning

English: nickname for a man with a moustache, from Old French gernon, grenon ‘moustache’.

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


Similar surnames: Vernon, German, Gordon, Gerdon, Garzon, Veron, Gardon, Garson, Girton

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Gernon Family Origin

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Gernon Family Occupations

What did your Gernon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Clerk, Clerk Wine Merchant and Cotton Commis Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gernon. The most common Gernon occupation in the UK was Clerk. 13% of Gernon's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Gernon family was Distiller's Clerk.

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  • Clerk

    13%
  • Clerk Wine Merchant

    13%
  • Cotton Commis Merchant

    13%
  • Distiller's Clerk

    13%

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Gernon Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gernon ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gernon Life Expectancy

What is the average Gernon lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Gernon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gernon in 1954 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

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