Channon Family History

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Channon Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Country): variant of Cannon ‘canon’, taken from the central French form chanun, as opposed to Norman canun.

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


Similar surnames: Cannon, Chagnon, Hannon, Hanson, Canon, Charton, Channer, Hanon

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Channon Family Origin

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Channon Family Occupations

What did your Channon ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Channon. 22% of Channon men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Channon women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Channon were Brakeman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Labourer
    13%
  • Brakeman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
    34%
  • Teacher
    23%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Channon Historical Records

What Channon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Channon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Channon 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Channon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Channon. For the veterans among your Channon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Channon Life Expectancy

What is the average Channon lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Channon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Channon in 1956 was 22, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Channon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Channon 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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