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Amidon Name Meaning

Said to be a French Huguenot name. Family genealogists assert that it is recorded in western France, at La Rochelle and Bordeaux, in the departments of Gironde and Charente, in the spellings Amidon and Amadon. If this is the source, the etymology is not known.

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


Similar surnames: Amadon, Ammon, Ardon, Amon, Amado, Faison, Mazon, Caison, Amos

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Amidon Family Origin

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Amidon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Amidon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Amidon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Amidon family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amidon.

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Amidon Life Expectancy

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