Deon Family History

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Deon Name Meaning

French (Déon): habitational name for someone from Eon, an ancient fief in Burgundy, which gained celebrity in 18th century through the exploits of Charles de Beaumont d’Eon.

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

Similar surnames: Don, Heon, Dean, Dedon, Leon, Dion, Devon, Debo, Dehn, Delon

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Deon Family Origin

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Deon Family Occupations

What did your Deon ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Deon. 16% of Deon men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Deon women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Deon were Commis and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Cultivateur
  • Fisherman
  • Commis

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Modiste
  • Couturire
  • Domestic

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

Deon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Deon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deon 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 Deon. 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 769 military records available for the last name Deon. For the veterans among your Deon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deon Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Deon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Deon in 1950 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

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