Shann Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a minor place so named near Keighley in West Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Shan, Sand, Hain, Hann, Shinn, Shean, Sheng, Hand, Shank, Sann

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Shann Family Origin

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Shann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Hairdresser & Tobacconist

    3%
  • Joiner

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Hairdresser & Tobacconist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shann. A less common occupation for the Shann family was Joiner. The most common Shann occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Shann's were Farmers.

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Shann Historical Records

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Shann Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Shann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Shann in 1945 was 25, and 56 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shann

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