Passon Family History

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Passon Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly an altered spelling of Parson. German: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Parson, Passons, Posson, Payson, Kasson, Maston, Madson, Gasson

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Passon Family Origin

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Passon Family Occupations

What did your Passon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Passon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Passon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Passon. A less common occupation for the Passon family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • At Home


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

Passon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Passon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Passon 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Passon. 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 683 military records available for the last name Passon. For the veterans among your Passon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Passon Life Expectancy

What is the average Passon lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Passon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Passon in 1961 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Passon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Passon 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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