Acorn Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; most probably an Americanized form of German Eichhorn.

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


Similar surnames: Corn, Acord, Corl, Zorn, Achorn, Korn, Bacorn, Corns, Coan, Alcorn

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Acorn Family Origin

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Acorn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • School

    15%
  • Miller

    10%
  • Son

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Acorn family was Son. The most common Acorn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 46% of Acorn's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Acorn.

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Acorn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Acorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Acorn in 1963 was 56, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Acorn

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