Zaun Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German zun ‘fence’, ‘hedge’.

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


Similar surnames: Zahn, Kaun, Saum, Rann, Baum, Lau, Aue, Hau, Hain, Ahn

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Zaun Family Origin

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Zaun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Barber

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Zaun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Zaun's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zaun. A less common occupation for the Zaun family was Barber.

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Zaun Historical Records

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Zaun Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Zaun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zaun in 1954 was 62, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zaun

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