Lafon Name Meaning

French: variant of Lafont. Compare Laffoon.

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


Similar surnames: Lafoon, Lafond, Lafoy, Lamon, Ligon, Baron, Lafont, Lamond, Lebon

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Lafon Family Origin

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Lafon Family Occupations

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  • Governess (School)

    50%
  • Leather Factor (Currier)

    50%

In 1881, the most common Lafon occupation in the UK was Governess (School). 50% of Lafon's were Governess (School)s. Governess (School) and Leather Factor (Currier) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lafon.

Source: Census data for Lafon | Data not to scale

Lafon Historical Records

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Lafon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Lafon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lafon in 1943 was 41, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lafon

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