Gamon Name Meaning

Spanish (Gamón): probably a topographic name from gamón ‘asphodel’.

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


Similar surnames: Damon, Ramon, Gaymon, Ayon, Gama, Amon, Gammon, Hamon, Ramson, Mazon

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Gamon Family Origin

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Gamon Family Occupations

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  • School

    50%
  • Barrister

    13%
  • Ship Owner

    13%
  • Sister Of Mercy

    13%

In 1881, School, Barrister and Ship Owner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamon. The most common Gamon occupation in Canada was School. 50% of Gamon's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Gamon family was Sister Of Mercy.

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Gamon Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, Gamon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gamon in 1966 was 56, and 52 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gamon

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