Ammons Family History

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Ammons Name Meaning

Variant of English Hammonds.

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

Similar surnames: Hammons, Ammon, Gammons, Lammons, Hammans, Lammon, Lamons, Hammon

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Ammons Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Ammons name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Ammons. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Ammons Family Origin

Where is the Ammons family from?

Ammons Family Occupations

What did your Ammons ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ammons occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Ammons's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ammons family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ammons.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


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

Ammons Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Ammons. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ammons 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 690 immigration records available for the last name Ammons. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Ammons. For the veterans among your Ammons ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ammons Life Expectancy

What is the average Ammons lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ammons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ammons in 1949 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ammons

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ammons 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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