Nann Family History

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Nann Name Meaning

Probably a shortened form of German Nanne, from an old nursery name. North German and Frisian: from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on nanthjan ‘to dare’.

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


Similar surnames: Nonn, Mann, Wann, Gann, Nunn, Hann, Dann, Lann, Kann, Bann

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Nann Family Origin

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Nann Family Occupations

What did your Nann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nann family was At Home. Farmer, Keeping House and Agent For Brewery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nann. The most common Nann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Nann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Agent For Brewery

    6%
  • At Home

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nann ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Nann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Nann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 952 immigration records available for the last name Nann. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 378 military records available for the last name Nann. For the veterans among your Nann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nann Life Expectancy

What is the average Nann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Nann in 1962 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nann ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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