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Shamon Family History

Shamon Name Meaning

Assyrian/Chaldean: from a variant of the personal name Shëmʿūn ‘Simon’ (see Shamoun ). Compare Shimon Arabic: variant of Shamoun .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Shamoun, Shamoon, Lhamon, Shimon, Seamon, Saxon, Shuman, Silmon

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Where is the Shamon family from?

You can see how Shamon families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Shamon family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Shamon families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 35 Shamon families living in London. This was about 43% of all the recorded Shamon's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Shamon families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Shamon surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Shamon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Shamon. 100% of Shamon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Shamon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shamon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 572 immigration records available for the last name Shamon. 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 Cards

There are 354 military records available for the last name Shamon. For the veterans among your Shamon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Shamon lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Shamon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Shamon in 1964 was 69, and 79 in 2004.

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