Lemmon Family History

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Lemmon Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Lemon.

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

Similar surnames: Lemmond, Lammon, Lemmons, Lemon, Leemon, Leamon, Demmon, Lamon, Limon

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Lemmon Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lemmon name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lemmon. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Lemmon Family Origin

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Lemmon Family Occupations

What did your Lemmon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lemmon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Lemmon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lemmon family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lemmon.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Lemmon Historical Records

What Lemmon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Lemmon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lemmon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lemmon. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lemmon. For the veterans among your Lemmon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lemmon Life Expectancy

What is the average Lemmon lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Lemmon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lemmon in 1941 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lemmon 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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