Lohn Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named near Jülich in the lower Rhine. (Löhn) probably a topographic name (river name) from the Hannover area, from a word denoting a small, swampy area of woodland (see Loh, Lau 2).

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


Similar surnames: Luhn, Hohn, Rohr, Lahn, Rohn, Born, Lohr, Ohl, Lown, John

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Lohn Family Origin

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Lohn Family Occupations

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  • In Mantle Warehouse

    50%
  • Tobacconist

    50%

In 1881, In Mantle Warehouse and Tobacconist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lohn. The most common Lohn occupation in the UK was In Mantle Warehouse. 50% of Lohn's were In Mantle Warehouses.

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Between 1950 and 2004, Lohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Lohn in 1950 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lohn

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