Jon Name Meaning

Korean: variant of Chon.

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


Similar surnames: Jeon, Jo, Joe, Son, Jun, Jou, Jong, Joh, Joo, Jin

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Jon Family Origin

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Jon Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Jon occupation in the USA was Cigar Store. 50% of Jon's were Cigar Stores. Cigar Store and R.R.Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jon.

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  • Cigar Store

    50%
  • R.R.Laborer

    50%

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Jon Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Jon. 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

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Jon Life Expectancy

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Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Jon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Jon in 1969 was 81, and 89 in 2004.

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