Sammon Family History

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Sammon Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Salmon.

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

Similar surnames: Salmon, Lammon, Ammon, Sammons, Harmon, Garmon, Hammon, Lemmon

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Sammon Family Origin

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Sammon Family Occupations

What did your Sammon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sammon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Sammon's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Sammon family was Labourer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sammon.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Labourer


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

Sammon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Sammon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sammon 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 Sammon. 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 Sammon. For the veterans among your Sammon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sammon Life Expectancy

What is the average Sammon lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Sammon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sammon in 1945 was 52, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sammon 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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