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Edgemon Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of English Hedgeman, a variant of Hedge. Alternatively, it may be an Americanized form of German Etschmann, a topographic name from Middle High German ezzisch ‘open field’, ‘unenclosed cultivated land’.

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


Similar surnames: Hegeman, Deman, Engeman, Logeman, Pigeon, Eggen, Dudgeon, Engelson

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Edgemon Family Origin

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Edgemon Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    29%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Edgemon family was Laborer. The most common Edgemon occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 29% of Edgemon's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edgemon.

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Edgemon Life Expectancy

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