Pichon Family History

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Pichon Name Meaning

French: southern variant of Pigeon. French: metonymic occupational name from a diminutive of Old French pic ‘pick’. Compare Pike 3. French: metonymic occupational name for a potter, from pichon ‘jug’, ‘pitcher’. French: nickname from pichon ‘little’. Spanish (Pichón): from a term of endearment, pichón ‘little dove’.

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

Similar surnames: Picon, Pigeon, Pinson, Picot, Picken, Picou, Picton, Pico, Pich

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Pichon Family Origin

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Pichon Family Occupations

What did your Pichon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pichon family was Farmer. Coal Miner, Driver and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pichon. The most common Pichon occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 14% of Pichon's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Driver

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer


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Pichon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pichon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pichon 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pichon. 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 734 military records available for the last name Pichon. For the veterans among your Pichon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pichon Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Pichon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pichon in 1957 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

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