Tonn Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a cooper, from Middle Low German, Middle High German tunne, tonne ‘vat’, ‘barrel’, ‘cask’.

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


Similar surnames: Nonn, Tann, Mann, Venn, Tong, Dann, Rann, Bone, Jong, Toni

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Tonn Family Origin

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Tonn Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    50%
  • Gunmakers Assistant

    50%

In 1881, Baker and Gunmakers Assistant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tonn. The most common Tonn occupation in the UK was Baker. 50% of Tonn's were Bakers.

Source: Census data for Tonn | Data not to scale

Tonn Historical Records

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Tonn Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Tonn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tonn in 1958 was 60, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tonn

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