Anthon Family History

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Anthon Name Meaning

German: from an older spelling of the personal name Anton (see Anthony).

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

Similar surnames: Anthony, Anton, Antoon, Thon, Anthes, Antoni, Antos, Antol, Danton

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Anthon Family Origin

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Anthon Family Occupations

What did your Anthon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Anthon family was Carriage Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anthon. The most common Anthon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Anthon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Brewer

  • Carriage Maker


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

Anthon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Anthon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Anthon 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 912 immigration records available for the last name Anthon. 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 522 military records available for the last name Anthon. For the veterans among your Anthon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anthon Life Expectancy

What is the average Anthon lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Anthon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Anthon in 1963 was 93, and 91 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Anthon 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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