Mayon Family History

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Mayon Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the female personal name Marie (see Marie 1).

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

Similar surnames: Rayon, Maron, Malon, Macon, Mahon, Mason, Gaymon, Ayon, Mayor, Mayson

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Mayon Family Origin

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Mayon Family Occupations

What did your Mayon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mayon family was Block & Spar Maker. The most common Mayon occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Mayon's were Labourers. Labourer, Farmer and Barristers Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mayon.

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  • Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Barristers Clerk

  • Block & Spar Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mayon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mayon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mayon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mayon 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 666 immigration records available for the last name Mayon. 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 513 military records available for the last name Mayon. For the veterans among your Mayon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mayon Life Expectancy

What is the average Mayon lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mayon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Mayon in 1944 was 23, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mayon 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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