Solon Family History

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Solon Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Solan. French: habitational name from Les Solons in Oise, named with a regional variant of sablon ‘sand’.

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


Similar surnames: Soll, Nolen, Solan, Dolin, Malon, Son, Colton, Lozon, Tolton, Solo

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Solon Family Origin

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Solon Family Occupations

What did your Solon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Solon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Solon's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Solon. A less common occupation for the Solon family was School Mistress.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farmer Son

    25%
  • School Mistress

    25%

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

Solon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Solon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Solon 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Solon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Solon. For the veterans among your Solon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Solon Life Expectancy

What is the average Solon lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Solon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Solon in 1957 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Solon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Solon 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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