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Gedeon Name Meaning

French (Gédéon) and Hungarian: from the French, Hungarian, or some other form of the personal name Gideon.

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


Similar surnames: Geron, Geen, Getson, Eden, Ferron, Nelon, Gevedon, Gudgeon, Dedon

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Gedeon Family Origin

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Gedeon Family Occupations

What did your Gedeon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gedeon. The most common Gedeon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gedeon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Painter

    50%

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

Gedeon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gedeon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gedeon 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gedeon. 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 Gedeon. For the veterans among your Gedeon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gedeon Life Expectancy

What is the average Gedeon lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Gedeon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gedeon in 1948 was 35, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gedeon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gedeon 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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