Karon Family History

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Karon Name Meaning

Dutch and French (Picardy): variant spelling of Caron 3. Jewish (from Belarus): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Kron, Karol, Krol, Karson, Aron, Karan, Varon, Karo, Baron, Carron

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Karon Family Origin

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Karon Family Occupations

What did your Karon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Karon. 11% of Karon men worked as a Salesman and 10% of Karon women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Karon were Manager and Assistant Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk
  • Assistant Manager

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Karon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Karon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karon 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 677 immigration records available for the last name Karon. 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 232 military records available for the last name Karon. For the veterans among your Karon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karon Life Expectancy

What is the average Karon lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Karon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Karon in 1955 was 55, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karon 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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