Solon Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Solan. French: habitational name from Les Solons in Oise, named with a regional variant of sablon ‘sand’.

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


Similar surnames: Soll, Nolen, Solan, Dolin, Malon, Son, Colton, Lozon, Tolton, Solo

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Solon Family Origin

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Solon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Miner

    6%

In 1880, the most common Solon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Solon's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Solon. A less common occupation for the Solon family was Miner.

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Solon Historical Records

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Solon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Solon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Solon in 1957 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Solon

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