Pilon Name Meaning

French: nickname for a quick-tempered or unpleasant person, from Old French pelon ‘spiky outer case of a chestnut’.

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


Similar surnames: Pion, Milon, Pinson, Malon, Picot, Picon, Ligon, Pilat, Bizon, Pelon

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Pilon Family Origin

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Pilon Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    23%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Voyageur

    4%

In 1881, the most common Pilon occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 23% of Pilon's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Pilon family was Voyageur. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pilon.

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Pilon Historical Records

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Pilon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Pilon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Pilon in 1955 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pilon

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