Bailon Family History

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Bailon Name Meaning

probably a nickname from bailón ‘dancer’, an agent derivative of bailar ‘to dance’. Aragonese and southern Spanish (Bailón): probably from a diminutive of Aragonese baile ‘judge’. Aragonese (Bailón): perhaps also from a derivative of Aragonese Bailo, a habitational name from Bailo, a town in Uesca, Aragon.

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

Similar surnames: Bailen, Balon, Bain, Ballon, Baylon, Bail, Baston, Baile, Railton

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Bailon Family Origin

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Bailon Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Bailon occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 33% of Bailon's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Bailon family was White-Smith. Cultivateur and Prent.W-Smith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bailon.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Prent.W-Smith

  • White-Smith


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Bailon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bailon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bailon 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 682 immigration records available for the last name Bailon. 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 162 military records available for the last name Bailon. For the veterans among your Bailon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bailon Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bailon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bailon in 1954 was 71, and 93 in 2004.

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