Thran Name Meaning

German (Thrän): of uncertain origin; probably a variant of Thraene, a habitational name from any of several places so named in Thuringia and Silesia, or a nickname from Middle Low German trane ‘tear’, ‘drop’.

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


Similar surnames: Thron, Thurn, Then, Shean, Train, Gran, Thrane, Teran, Moran, Thrun

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Thran Family Origin

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Thran Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Work On Farm

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thran. The most common Thran occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Thran's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thran family was Work On Farm.

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Thran Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2003, Thran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Thran in 1957 was 43, and 82 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thran

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