Zwirn Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a yarn or twine maker, from German Zwirn ‘twine’, ‘yarn’.

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


Similar surnames: Zinn, Zorn, Wien, Zwick, Bien, Hain, Wire, Hirn, Zern, Bein

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Zwirn Family Origin

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Zwirn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Zwirn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Zwirn's were Farmers.

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Zwirn Historical Records

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Zwirn Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Zwirn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Zwirn in 1963 was 77, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zwirn

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