Haydon Family History

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Haydon Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Hayden.

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

Similar surnames: Heydon, Hayden, Hadden, Hanson, Haddon, Gayden, Higdon, Hammon

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Haydon Family Origin

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Haydon Family Occupations

What did your Haydon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Haydon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Haydon's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haydon. A less common occupation for the Haydon family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Haydon Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Haydon Life Expectancy

What is the average Haydon lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Haydon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Haydon in 1945 was 39, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haydon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haydon 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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