Ethen Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; probably of German origin.

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


Similar surnames: Then, Esther, Bethea, Betten, Etue, Etten, Snethen, Eggen, Erben

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Ethen Family Origin

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Ethen Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Ethen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ethen's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ethen. A less common occupation for the Ethen family was House Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    29%
  • Hotel Keeper

    14%
  • House Carpenter

    14%

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Ethen Historical Records

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Ethen Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Ethen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ethen in 1962 was 58, and 79 in 2004.

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