Zohn Family History

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Zohn Name Meaning

variant of Sohn. nickname from Yiddish tson ‘tooth’ (German Zahn).

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


Similar surnames: Zahn, Hohn, Sohn, Mohn, Zorn, Rohn, Kohn, Bohn, Hon, Krohn

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Zohn Family Origin

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Zohn Family Occupations

What did your Zohn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zohn. The most common Zohn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Zohn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zohn family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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

Zohn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zohn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zohn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Zohn. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Zohn. For the veterans among your Zohn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zohn Life Expectancy

What is the average Zohn lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Zohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Zohn in 1962 was 77, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zohn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zohn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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