Rion Family History

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Rion Name Meaning

French: habitational name from Rion-de-Landes in the canton of Tartas or from Rions in Gironde.

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

Similar surnames: Lion, Brion, Dion, Rio, Sion, Wion, Ron, Gion, Rios, Moon

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Rion Family Origin

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Rion Family Occupations

What did your Rion ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rion. 21% of Rion men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Rion women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rion were Truck Driver and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
  • Laundress
  • Saleslady

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

Rion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Rion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rion 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 969 immigration records available for the last name Rion. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rion. For the veterans among your Rion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rion Life Expectancy

What is the average Rion lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Rion in 1962 was 50, and 61 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rion 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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