Levan Name Meaning

French (Belgium): nickname for someone who was fleet of foot, from French le vent ‘the wind’.

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


Similar surnames: Levant, Levis, Leva, Dean, Lever, Laban, Leal, Leon, Lean, Lavan

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Levan Family Origin

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Levan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Miller

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Levan family was Miller. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levan. The most common Levan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Levan's were Farmers.

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Levan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Levan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Levan in 1944 was 20, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levan

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