Gohn Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the personal name Johann (see John).

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


Similar surnames: John, Gahn, Hohn, Rohn, Mohn, Goen, Dohn, Hahn, Kohn, Sohn

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Gohn Family Origin

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Gohn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gohn family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gohn. The most common Gohn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Gohn's were Farmers.

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Gohn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Gohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Gohn in 1943 was 30, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gohn

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