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Gardon Name Meaning

French: from a derivative of Garde. German: unexplained. Compare Gerdon. Probably an altered form of English and Scottish Garden or Scottish Gordon. Spanish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Gordon, Gerdon, Garden, Bardon, Cardon, Pardon, Gardin, Garmon

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Gardon Family Origin

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Gardon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Gardon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Gardon's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gardon. A less common occupation for the Gardon family was Carpenter.

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Gardon Life Expectancy

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