Woon Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from a place in Cornwall called Woon. Chinese : Hakka and Taishan form of Wen 1.

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


Similar surnames: Moon, Wion, Boan, Wool, Work, Hron, Coln, Kook, Born, Roof

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Woon Family Origin

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Woon Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Foreman

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

In 1880, Farm Laborer, Farmer and Foreman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woon. A less common occupation for the Woon family was Laborer. The most common Woon occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 25% of Woon's were Farm Laborers.

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Woon Historical Records

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Woon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Woon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Woon in 1942 was 29, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woon

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