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

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  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Engineer (And Mech)

    9%

In 1881, Carpenter, Agricultural Labourer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sone. A less common occupation for the Sone family was Engineer (And Mech). The most common Sone occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 18% of Sone's were Carpenters.

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Sone Historical Records

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Sone Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sone

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