Gernon Family History

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Gernon Name Meaning

English: nickname for a man with a moustache, from Old French gernon, grenon ‘moustache’.

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


Similar surnames: Vernon, German, Gordon, Gerdon, Garzon, Veron, Gardon, Garson, Girton

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Gernon Family Origin

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Gernon Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • G T R Employie

    13%
  • Miller

    13%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Laborer and G T R Employie were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gernon. The most common Gernon occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Gernon's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Gernon family was Miller.

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Gernon Historical Records

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Gernon Life Expectancy

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