Deans Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic meaning ‘son (or servant) of the dean’ (see Dean).

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


Similar surnames: Deane, Dean, Jeans, Means, Bean, Deas, Bens, Kearns, Agans, Skeans

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Deans Family Origin

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Deans Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deans. A less common occupation for the Deans family was Labourer. The most common Deans occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Deans's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Deans Historical Records

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Deans Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Deans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Deans in 1947 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deans

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