Schon Name Meaning

German (Schön) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Schoen.

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


Similar surnames: Schoen, Schor, Schone, Shon, Shoen, Schoon, Schott, Scher, Thon

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Schon Family Origin

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Schon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Weaver

    50%

In 1881, the most common Schon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Schon's were Farmers. Farmer and Weaver were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schon.

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Schon Historical Records

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Schon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Schon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Schon in 1957 was 71, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schon

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