Erion Family History

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Erion Name Meaning

German: variant of Irion.

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

Similar surnames: Irion, Erno, Prien, Gerdon, Eagon, Person, Ervin, Berton, Yerdon

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Erion Family Origin

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Erion Family Occupations

What did your Erion ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Erion family was Barber. The most common Erion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Erion's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erion.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Bakery

  • Barber


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

Erion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Erion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erion 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 330 immigration records available for the last name Erion. 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 508 military records available for the last name Erion. For the veterans among your Erion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erion Life Expectancy

What is the average Erion lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Erion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Erion in 1963 was 81, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erion 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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