Fant Family History

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Fant Name Meaning

English: from Old French enfant ‘child’, hence a nickname for someone of a childish (or childlike) disposition. This name arose when, in medieval England, Anglo-Norman French l’enfant was wrongly understood as le fant. Italian: Venetian variant of Infante.

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


Similar surnames: Sant, Gant, Want, Fait, Fante, Fang, Vant, Lant, Font, Dant

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Fant Family Origin

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Fant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fant family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fant. The most common Fant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Fant's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Fant | Data not to scale

Fant Historical Records

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Fant Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Fant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Fant in 1947 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fant

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