Irion Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Irion, more usually known in the form Gereon, which was the name of a medieval martyr.

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

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Irion Family Origin

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Irion Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Hand

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Irion family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Irion. The most common Irion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Irion's were Farmers.

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Irion Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Irion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Irion in 1958 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Irion

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