Grandon Family History

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Grandon Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Crandon, a habitational name from Crandon in Somerset or Crandean in Falmer, Sussex. Compare Grandin.

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


Similar surnames: Brandon, Grandin, Glandon, Glendon, Branson, Glanton, Randon, Grado

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Grandon Family Origin

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Grandon Family Occupations

What did your Grandon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grandon. A less common occupation for the Grandon family was Farm Laborer. The most common Grandon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Grandon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Grandon Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grandon Life Expectancy

What is the average Grandon lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Grandon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Grandon in 1955 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grandon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grandon 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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