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

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Tailor

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Contactor

    14%

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

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Amon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amon

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