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St. John Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of the numerous places in France so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Jean (see John). Americanized form of French St. Jean.

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


Similar surnames: St. Jean, St. Rock, St. Ores, St. Onge, St. Ours, St. Ann, John

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St. John Family Origin

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St. John Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the St. John family was Carpenter. The most common St. John occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of St. John's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by St. John.

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St. John Historical Records

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St. John Life Expectancy

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