Shon Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schoen. Korean: variant of Son.

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


Similar surnames: Son, Shen, Thon, Shoen, Shan, Hon, Schon, Shor, Show, Shonk

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Shon Family Origin

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Shon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Shon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Shon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shon family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shon.

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Shon Historical Records

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Shon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Shon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Shon in 1963 was 78, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shon

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