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Congdon Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Condon. English: apparently a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, probably in Devon or Cornwall, where the modern surname is most frequent.

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

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Congdon Family Origin

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Congdon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Congdon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Congdon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Congdon. A less common occupation for the Congdon family was Laborer.

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Congdon Life Expectancy

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