Shann Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a minor place so named near Keighley in West Yorkshire.

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

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Shann Family Origin

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Shann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shann family was Blacksmith. The most common Shann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Shann's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shann.

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Shann Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Shann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Shann in 1945 was 25, and 56 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shann

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