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

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  • Clerk

    13%
  • Clerk Wine Merchant

    13%
  • Cotton Commis Merchant

    13%
  • Distiller's Clerk

    13%

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

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Gernon Historical Records

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Gernon Life Expectancy

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