Badon Family History

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Badon Name Meaning

French: from a short form of a personal name of West Frankish origin beginning with the element Bad-. It could alternatively be from a nickname meaning ‘fat belly’ or a habitational name from a place so named. This family name is frequent in Louisiana.

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

Similar surnames: Baron, Bacon, Bardon, Baldon, Malon, Balon, Macon, Baros, Nadon

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Badon Family Origin

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Badon Family Occupations

What did your Badon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Badon family was Blacksmith. The most common Badon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Badon's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Badon.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Badon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Badon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Badon 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 335 immigration records available for the last name Badon. 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 653 military records available for the last name Badon. For the veterans among your Badon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Badon Life Expectancy

What is the average Badon lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Badon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Badon in 1956 was 39, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Badon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Badon 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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