Sone Family History

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Sone Name Meaning

Japanese: written with characters meaning ‘former’ or ‘ancestor’ and ‘root’. This name is found mostly in eastern Japan and in the Ryukyu Islands. One family were samurai of Suo province (now part of Yamaguchi prefecture). Variant of English Son or Jewish Sohn or Sonne.

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

Similar surnames: Son, Tone, Song, Sonn, Stone, Sole, Zone, Isobe, Hone, Long

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Sone Family Origin

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Sone Family Occupations

What did your Sone ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sone. 6% of Sone men worked as a General Labourer and 48% of Sone women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sone were Boot Repairer and Ass Needlewook wools (r)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Retired Rly Clerk
  • Army Pensioner
  • Boot Repairer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Milliner
  • Ass Needlewook wools (r)

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

Sone Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Sone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sone census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sone. 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 Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Sone. For the veterans among your Sone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sone Life Expectancy

What is the average Sone lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Sone in 1962 was 77, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sone

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