Evan Name Meaning

Welsh: from the personal name Iefan, a Welsh form of John. (The modern form of the personal name is Ieuan.) Scottish: variant of Ewan.

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

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Evan Family Origin

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Evan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Evan family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Evan. The most common Evan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Evan's were Farmers.

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Evan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Evan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Evan in 1954 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Evan

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