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Schaan Name Meaning

West German: Germanized form of French Jean, variant of Schan.

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


Similar surnames: Schaad, Schaab, Schaar, Schaak, Schang, Shan, Schain, Schaap, Schwan

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Schaan Family Origin

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Schaan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hotel Keeper

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, the most common Schaan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Schaan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schaan family was Laborer. Farmer and Hotel Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schaan.

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Schaan Historical Records

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Schaan Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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