Hyun Name Meaning

Korean (Hyon): there is one Chinese character for the surname Hyon. Some records indicate that there are 106 Hyon clans, but only four can be documented, and these all descend from the same founding ancestor. The Hyon clan founding ancestor was a Koryo general named Hyon Tam-yun, who lived during the latter part of the 12th century. Members of the Hyon clan can be found throughout Korea, with high concentrations in Kyongsang North province, Kyonggi province, Ch’ungch’ong South province, and Cholla South province.

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

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Hyun Family Origin

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Hyun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Hyun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Hyun's were Farmers.

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Hyun Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Hyun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Hyun in 1954 was 32, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hyun

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