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Sneddon Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place near Dumfries, so called from Old English snaw ‘snow’ + dun ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Seddon, Skeldon, Sheldon, Smerdon, Seaton, Weldon, Snowdon, Newton

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Sneddon Family Origin

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Sneddon Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Coalminer

    7%
  • Iron Miner

    4%
  • Ironstone Miner

    3%

In 1881, the most common Sneddon occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 33% of Sneddon's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Coalminer and Iron Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sneddon. A less common occupation for the Sneddon family was Ironstone Miner.

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Sneddon Historical Records

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Sneddon Life Expectancy

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