Jone Family History

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Jone Name Meaning

English: from a medieval form of the personal name John.

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

Similar surnames: Jones, Jons, Hone, Jose, Pone, Zone, June, Arne, Toney, Lone

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Jone Family Origin

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Jone Family Occupations

What did your Jone ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jone. The most common Jone occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Jone's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jone family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Jone Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Jone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jone 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Jone. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Jone. For the veterans among your Jone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jone Life Expectancy

What is the average Jone lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Jone in 1963 was 42, and 23 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jone

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jone 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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