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Citron Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Zitrone ‘lemon (tree)’; in some cases it may be a metonymic occupational name as in 2 below. French: from Old French citron ‘lemon’ (from Latin citrus ‘lemon tree’), and so a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of lemons, or perhaps a nickname for a sharp and disagreeable person.

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


Similar surnames: Citrin, Caron, Siron, Capron, Bitton, Biron, Catron, Mitton, Caton

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Citron Family Origin

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Citron Family Occupations

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In 1880, Clerk and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Citron. The most common Citron occupation in the USA was Clerk. 50% of Citron's were Clerks.

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  • Clerk

    50%
  • Merchant

    50%

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Citron Historical Records

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Citron Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Citron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Citron in 1958 was 55, and 81 in 2004.

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