Gion Family History

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Gion Name Meaning

French: from an old form of the personal name Gidon, a pet named derived from a short form of a compound Germanic personal name formed with gid ‘song’.

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


Similar surnames: Wion, Sion, Lien, Geron, Guion, Zion, Finn, Lion, Dion, Gioe

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Gion Family Origin

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Gion Family Occupations

What did your Gion ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Billiard Table Keeper and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gion. The most common Gion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gion's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gion family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Billiard Table Keeper

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Gion Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gion Life Expectancy

What is the average Gion lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Gion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gion in 1966 was 74, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gion

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gion 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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