Etten Name Meaning

Shortened form of the Dutch habitational name van Etten, denoting someone from a place in North Brabant called Etten. North German and Frisian: variant of Eden 4.

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


Similar surnames: Otten, Betten, Metten, Etter, Ettel, Detter, Detjen, Eggen, Kesten

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Etten Family Origin

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Etten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Etten family was Keeping House. The most common Etten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Etten's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Etten.

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Etten Historical Records

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Etten Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Etten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Etten in 1962 was 80, and 98 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Etten

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