Maxon Family History

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Maxon Name Meaning

English: variant of Maxson.

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


Similar surnames: Maxin, Mason, Axon, Manon, Mahon, Faxon, Moxon, Saxon, Mabon, Mazon

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Maxon Family Origin

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Maxon Family Occupations

What did your Maxon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Maxon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Maxon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Maxon family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maxon.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Maxon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Maxon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maxon 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Maxon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Maxon. For the veterans among your Maxon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maxon Life Expectancy

What is the average Maxon lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Maxon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Maxon in 1944 was 23, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maxon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maxon 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.

Famous Maxon Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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