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Wagnon Name Meaning

French: habitational name from a place in Novion-Porcien (Ardennes), so named from the Germanic personal name Wanio. Northern French: from a diminutive of Wagneur, an occupational name for a farmer, from French gagneur, Walloon and Picard wagneu(r) ‘farmer’. Compare Gagnon.

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

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Wagnon Family Origin

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Wagnon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wagnon. A less common occupation for the Wagnon family was Keeping House. The most common Wagnon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Wagnon's were Farmers.

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Wagnon Life Expectancy

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