Nealon Family History

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Nealon Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Nialláin ‘descendant of Niallán’, a personal name formed from a diminutive of Niall (see Neill).

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


Similar surnames: Neilan, Fenlon, Deacon, Nelson, Nelon, Delon, Nesson, Neeson, Malon

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Nealon Family Origin

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Nealon Family Occupations

What did your Nealon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Fitter Assembler and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nealon. 3% of Nealon men worked as an Aircraft Fitter Assembler and 39% of Nealon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nealon were Bank Clerk and Assistant Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Fitter Assembler
    3%
  • Architect Local Gor Officer
    3%
  • Attendant
    3%
  • Bank Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    39%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    4%
  • Weaver Cotton
    4%
  • Assistant Nurse
    2%

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

Nealon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Nealon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nealon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Nealon. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Nealon. For the veterans among your Nealon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nealon Life Expectancy

What is the average Nealon lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Nealon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nealon in 1950 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nealon

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