Golan Name Meaning

Jewish (Israeli): ornamental name from the Golan Heights in Israel.

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


Similar surnames: Golin, Polan, Olan, Nolen, Wolan, Nolan, Govan, Gogan, Solan, Rolan

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Golan Family Origin

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Golan Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Joiner

    50%

In 1881, the most common Golan occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 50% of Golan's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Joiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Golan.

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Golan Historical Records

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Golan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Golan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Golan in 1961 was 57, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Golan

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