Dundon Family History

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Dundon Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Dundon, a place in Somerset, named from Old English dun ‘hill’ + denu ‘valley’. Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name, de Aunou (from a place in Orne, France) or de Auney, from any of various places named Aunay, for example in Calvados and Seine-et-Oise, France.

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

Similar surnames: Dunton, Hunton, Hendon, Dando, Dedon, Dutton, Lindon, Condon, London

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Dundon Family Origin

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Dundon Family Occupations

What did your Dundon ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Dundon. 17% of Dundon men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Dundon women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dundon were Chipper and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Barrister
  • Chipper

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
  • Oprateur
  • Stenographer
  • Bookkeeper

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

Dundon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Dundon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dundon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Dundon. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Dundon. For the veterans among your Dundon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dundon Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Dundon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Dundon in 1946 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

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