Nonn Name Meaning

North German: from a Frisian personal name recorded in the 15th century as Nonno and in the 16th as Nonne. South German: short form of Nonnenmacher, an occupational name for someone who castrated hogs, from Middle High German nonne, nunne ‘castrated pig’ + macher, an agent derivative of machen ‘to make’.

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


Similar surnames: Nunn, Nann, Tonn, Mann, Hone, Mohn, Rann, Venn, Genn, Nock

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Nonn Family Origin

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Nonn Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Ret. Cigar Store

    33%
  • Shoe Maker

    33%

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In 1880, carpenter and Ret. Cigar Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nonn. A less common occupation for the Nonn family was Shoe Maker. The most common Nonn occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Nonn's were Carpenters.

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Nonn Historical Records

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Nonn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Nonn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Nonn in 1948 was 64, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nonn

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