Nann Family History

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Nann Name Meaning

Probably a shortened form of German Nanne, from an old nursery name. North German and Frisian: from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on nanthjan ‘to dare’.

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


Similar surnames: Nonn, Mann, Wann, Gann, Nunn, Hann, Dann, Lann, Kann, Bann

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Nann Family Origin

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Nann Family Occupations

What did your Nann ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Merchant (heavy Wo and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nann. 5% of Nann men worked as a Coal Merchant (heavy Wo and 51% of Nann women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nann were Blacksmiths Labourer Retired and Boxmaker (unemploy

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Merchant (heavy Wo
    5%
  • Ab Mercantile Marine Dis A R18150 Ss Millington 8539
    3%
  • Assistant Traffic Sup
    3%
  • Blacksmiths Labourer Retired
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    51%
  • Domestic Duties
    5%
  • Domestic Servant
    4%
  • Boxmaker (unemploy
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Nann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Nann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 952 immigration records available for the last name Nann. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 378 military records available for the last name Nann. For the veterans among your Nann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nann Life Expectancy

What is the average Nann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Nann in 1962 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

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