Orn Name Meaning

Swedish (Örn): ornamental name from örn ‘eagle’.

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


Similar surnames: Arn, Horn, Korn, Orne, Dorn, Oren, Arne, Ron, Gren, Orel

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Orn Family Origin

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Orn Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Orn family was Carpenter. The most common Orn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Orn's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orn.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Fisherman

    16%
  • Machinist

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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Orn Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Orn Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Orn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Orn in 1962 was 74, and 89 in 2003.

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