Amidon Family History

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Amidon Name Meaning

Said to be a French Huguenot name. Family genealogists assert that it is recorded in western France, at La Rochelle and Bordeaux, in the departments of Gironde and Charente, in the spellings Amidon and Amadon. If this is the source, the etymology is not known.

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


Similar surnames: Amadon, Ammon, Ardon, Amon, Amado, Faison, Mazon, Caison, Amos

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Amidon Family Origin

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Amidon Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Amidon family was Carpenter. The most common Amidon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Amidon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amidon.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Amidon Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Amidon ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Amidon Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Amidon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Amidon in 1956 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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United States

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