Jann Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Jann, a reduced form of Johann.

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


Similar surnames: Janz, Jans, Jan, Jank, Jahn, Gann, Hann, Nann, Dann, Lann

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Jann Family Origin

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Jann Family Occupations

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  • Ag Labourer

    33%
  • Cabman

    33%
  • Jute Spinner

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jann family was Jute Spinner. Ag Labourer and Cabman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jann. The most common Jann occupation in the UK was Ag Labourer. 33% of Jann's were Ag Labourers.

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Jann Historical Records

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Jann Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Jann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Jann in 1953 was 39, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jann

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