Amon Family History

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Amon Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German, English, or French Ammon. Slovenian: medieval occupational or status name from a respelling of Bavarian Amtmann ‘official’ (see Ammann and compare Oman).

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

Similar surnames: Ammon, Almon, Damon, Mon, Amen, Aman, Amos, Lamon, Amor, Axon

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Amon Family Origin

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Amon Family Occupations

What did your Amon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Tailor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amon. A less common occupation for the Amon family was Contactor. The most common Amon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Amon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Carpenter

  • Contactor


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Amon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Amon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Amon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Amon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Amon. For the veterans among your Amon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amon Life Expectancy

What is the average Amon lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Amon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Amon in 1944 was 25, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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