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Zhan Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a territory granted to a son of Xuan Wang (827–781 bc), the twelfth king of the Zhou dynasty.

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


Similar surnames: Shan, Zhao, Han, Zhang, Zang, Duan, Chan, Zha, Zhen, Ban

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Where is the Zhan family from?

You can see how Zhan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Zhan family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Zhan families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Zhan family living in Virginia. This was 100% of all the recorded Zhan's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Zhan families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Zhan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Zhan ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Zhan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 117 census records available for the last name Zhan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zhan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 35 immigration records available for the last name Zhan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 24 military records available for the last name Zhan. For the veterans among your Zhan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Zhan lifespan?

Between 1992 and 2002, in the United States, Zhan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Zhan in 1992 was 71, and 41 in 2002.

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