Scammon Family History

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Scammon Name Meaning

Of English origin: unexplained. The name does not appear in modern English records.

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


Similar surnames: Ammon, Salmon, Camm, Ramson, Spanton, Cason, Scammell, Sammon, Samson

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Scammon Family Origin

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Scammon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Scammon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Scammon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scammon. A less common occupation for the Scammon family was Laborer.

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Scammon Historical Records

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Scammon Life Expectancy

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