Yohn Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German John.

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


Similar surnames: Yahn, Hohn, Yohe, Yoho, Bohn, John, Kohn, Gohn, Yoss, Yost

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Yohn Family Origin

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Yohn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yohn. The most common Yohn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Yohn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Yohn family was Carpenter.

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Yohn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Yohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Yohn in 1940 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yohn

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