Poon Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Pan 2. Chinese: variant of Pang.

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


Similar surnames: Yoon, Kwon, Pool, Pon, Soon, Boon, Moon, Pyon, Poor, Noon

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Poon Family Origin

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Poon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Gambler

    25%
  • Actor

    13%
  • Prostitute

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Poon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Poon's were Farmers. Farmer, Gambler and Actor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poon. A less common occupation for the Poon family was Prostitute.

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Poon Historical Records

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Poon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Poon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Poon in 1954 was 59, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poon

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