Ann Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Abbots Ann in Hampshire, named for the stream that runs through it, which is most probably named with an ancient Welsh word meaning ‘water’.

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


Similar surnames: Cann, An, Anne, Wann, Hain, Tann, Arn, Mann, Bann, Cain

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Ann Family Origin

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Ann Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cook On Strs.

    6%
  • Cotton Mill Work

    6%

In 1880, laborer, Blacksmith and Cook On Strs. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ann. The most common Ann occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Ann's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Ann family was Cotton Mill Work.

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Between 1962 and 2003, Ann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Ann in 1962 was 62, and 76 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ann

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