Wion Name Meaning

French and English (of Norman origin): from a Norman French form of the Germanic personal name Wido (see Guy). German: variant spelling of Vian, a short form of the medieval personal name Vivianus (from Latin, meaning ‘lively’).

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


Similar surnames: Gion, Sion, Wien, Lion, Wein, Finn, Ion, Lien, Fron, Mion

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Wion Family Origin

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Wion Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Keeps House

    11%
  • Stone Mason

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Wion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Wion's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wion family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wion.

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Wion Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Wion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wion in 1961 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wion

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