Kennon Family History

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Kennon Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McKennon.

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


Similar surnames: Kennan, Kinnon, Kenna, Lennon, Kenyon, Connon, Gannon, Mckennon

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Kennon Family Origin

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Kennon Family Occupations

What did your Kennon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Stevedore Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kennon. 6% of Kennon men worked as a Stevedore Heavy Worker and 59% of Kennon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kennon were At School and Barmaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Stevedore Heavy Worker
    6%
  • General Labourer
    4%
  • Angel Engineering Represtentative Engineer On A R P Constructional Works Under Ministry Of Supply
    2%
  • At School
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    59%
  • Incapacitated
    5%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Barmaid
    2%

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

Kennon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Kennon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kennon 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 Kennon. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Kennon. For the veterans among your Kennon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kennon Life Expectancy

What is the average Kennon lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Kennon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kennon in 1949 was 63, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kennon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kennon 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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