Moan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of Mohan. Variant (the definite plural form) of Norwegian Moe.

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


Similar surnames: Mogan, Moen, Coan, Moon, Moran, Myran, Goan, Monn, Doan, Mohn

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Moan Family Origin

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Moan Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • Iron Worker

    7%
  • Alkali Labourer (Manuf)

    3%

In 1881, the most common Moan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Moan's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Moan family was Alkali Labourer (Manuf). Coal Miner, Labourer and Iron Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moan.

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Moan Historical Records

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Moan Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Moan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Moan in 1957 was 63, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moan

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