Pelon Family History

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Pelon Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Pilon.

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

Similar surnames: Pelot, Nelon, Pecot, Delon, Peron, Pelo, Pilon, Delo, Dedon, Melin

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Pelon Family Origin

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Pelon Family Occupations

What did your Pelon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pelon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Pelon's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelon. A less common occupation for the Pelon family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pelon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pelon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pelon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pelon 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 271 immigration records available for the last name Pelon. 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 434 military records available for the last name Pelon. For the veterans among your Pelon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pelon Life Expectancy

What is the average Pelon lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Pelon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Pelon in 1953 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pelon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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