Bahn Name Meaning

from a topographic name from Middle High German or Middle Low German ban ‘open space’, ‘public area’, or in eastern Germany from Sorbian bahno ‘swamp’. from a Germanic personal name of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Bann, Ahn, Bahl, Bain, Bohn, Hahn, Kahn, Bahr, Jahn, Fahn

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Bahn Family Origin

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Bahn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bahn. A less common occupation for the Bahn family was Retired Farmer. The most common Bahn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Bahn's were Farmers.

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Bahn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Bahn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Bahn in 1950 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bahn

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