Malon Name Meaning

Polish (Malon): nickname from a derivative of maly ‘small’ (see Maly). French: from the oblique case of the Germanic personal name Madalo, genitive Madalonis, a short form of compound names with the initial element madal ‘council’. French: variant of Malo. French: habitational name from Saint-Melon-sur-Mela in Ille-et-Vilaine. Spanish and Aragonese (Malón): habitational name from Malón in Zaragoza province, Aragon.

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


Similar surnames: Maron, Malin, Macon, Malo, Balon, Mason, Mazon, Malson, Malan, Mahon

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Malon Family Origin

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Malon Family Occupations

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  • Chief Engineer

    17%
  • Forgeon

    17%
  • Hotel Keeper

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1881, the most common Malon occupation in Canada was Chief Engineer. 17% of Malon's were Chief Engineers. Chief Engineer, Forgeon and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malon. A less common occupation for the Malon family was Laborer.

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Between 1959 and 2004, Malon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Malon in 1959 was 52, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malon

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