History of your Surname
Get access to Lamon family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Lamon Family History

Lamon Surname Meaning

Irish: altered form of Lemon . Scottish and northern Irish: altered form of Lamont . French: variant of Lamont .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Limon, Lamond, Amon, Lammon, Lemon, Larmon, Lamons, Lafon, Leamon

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Lamon family from?

You can see how Lamon families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lamon family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lamon families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 36 Lamon families living in Lancashire. This was about 25% of all the recorded Lamon's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Lamon families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lamon surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lamon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Lamon. 78% of Lamon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

View Census Data for Lamon | Data not to scale

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid H Duties
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Lamon family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Lamon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lamon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Lamon

Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lamon. 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.

View all Lamon immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Lamon. For the veterans among your Lamon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Lamon military records

You've only scratched the surface of Lamon family history

Discover More

What is the average Lamon lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lamon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Lamon in 1948 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lamon

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Lamon family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Lamon last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial