Companion Family History

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Companion Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; perhaps an Americanized form of Italian Compagno or Compagnone.

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


Similar surnames: Compo, Gomillion, Compagnone, Compagno, Campion, Corporon, Romani

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Companion Family Origin

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Companion Family Occupations

What did your Companion ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Baggage Master, Day Laborer and In Wool Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Companion. The most common Companion occupation in the USA was Baggage Master. 25% of Companion's were Baggage Masters. A less common occupation for the Companion family was Laborer.

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  • Baggage Master

    25%
  • Day Laborer

    25%
  • In Wool Mill

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

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

Companion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Companion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Companion 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Companion. 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 Companion. For the veterans among your Companion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Companion Life Expectancy

What is the average Companion lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Companion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Companion in 1962 was 79, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Companion

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Companion 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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