Fong Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Fang 1. Chinese : variant of Feng 1. Chinese : variant of Fang 2.

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

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Fong Family Origin

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Fong Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    19%
  • Cook

    14%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Miner, Cook and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fong. A less common occupation for the Fong family was Farm Laborer. The most common Fong occupation in the USA was Miner. 19% of Fong's were Miners.

Source: Census data for Fong | Data not to scale

Fong Historical Records

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Fong Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Fong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1957. The average life expectancy for Fong in 1941 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fong

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