Gamon Name Meaning

Spanish (Gamón): probably a topographic name from gamón ‘asphodel’.

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

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Gamon Family Origin

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Gamon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, the most common Gamon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Gamon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gamon family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamon.

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Gamon Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, Gamon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gamon in 1966 was 56, and 52 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gamon

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