Runyon Family History

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Runyon Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Rúnaidhin, from a diminutive of the personal name Ruanaidh (see Rooney). EML at Rooneen

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


Similar surnames: Munyon, Kenyon, Ranson, Munyan, Rayon, Rondon, Renton, Dundon, Dunton

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Runyon Family Origin

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Runyon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Runyon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Runyon's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Runyon. A less common occupation for the Runyon family was Keeping House.

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Runyon Historical Records

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Runyon Life Expectancy

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