Pann Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German pann ‘pan’, ‘roof tile’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of either of these items. Altered spelling of German Pfann, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of pans, cognate with 1, from Middle High German pfanne, phanne ‘pan’, or a topographic name for someone living in low lying terrain, in a pan. Pfann sometimes denoted a salt panner.

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


Similar surnames: Pan, Kann, Pinn, Bann, Mann, Gann, Dann, Wann, Rann, Tann

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Pann Family Origin

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Pann Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    33%
  • Boot Closer

    33%
  • Laundress

    33%

In 1881, the most common Pann occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 33% of Pann's were Annuitants. Annuitant and Boot Closer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pann. A less common occupation for the Pann family was Laundress.

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Between 1951 and 2004, Pann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Pann in 1951 was 51, and 57 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pann

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