Tran Name Meaning

Vietnamese: unexplained. Scottish: nickname from Old Norse trani ‘crane’.

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


Similar surnames: Tram, Tuan, Tron, Than, Truan, Uran, Trang, Bran, Tray, Bean

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Tran Family Origin

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Tran Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Gen Lab

    13%
  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Coachman (Domestic Serv)

    7%

In 1881, Cabinet Maker, Gen Lab and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tran. The most common Tran occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 13% of Tran's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Tran family was Coachman (Domestic Serv).

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Tran Historical Records

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Tran Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Tran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Tran in 1954 was 61, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tran

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