Annan Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Dumfriesshire on the banks of the river Annan, from which its name derives. See also Annand.

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


Similar surnames: Annen, Annand, Anna, Mannan, Hannay, Allan, Kanaan, Honan, Hannon

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Annan Family Origin

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Annan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Machinist

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Annan family was Keeps House. Farmer, Machinist and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Annan. The most common Annan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Annan's were Farmers.

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Annan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Annan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Annan in 1962 was 62, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Annan

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