Dishon Family History

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Dishon Name Meaning

Respelling of French Duchamp or Deschamps.

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

Similar surnames: Dishong, Deshon, Dishongh, Deshong, Duchon, Bishop, Michon, Sisson

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Dishon Family Origin

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Dishon Family Occupations

What did your Dishon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dishon. A less common occupation for the Dishon family was Bill Poster. The most common Dishon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Dishon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Bill Poster


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

Dishon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dishon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dishon 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 245 immigration records available for the last name Dishon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dishon. For the veterans among your Dishon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dishon Life Expectancy

What is the average Dishon lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dishon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Dishon in 1961 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dishon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dishon 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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