Annan Family History

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Annan Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Dumfriesshire on the banks of the river Annan, from which its name derives. See also Annand.

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

Similar surnames: Annen, Annand, Anna, Mannan, Hannay, Allan, Kanaan, Honan, Hannon

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Annan Family Origin

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Annan Family Occupations

What did your Annan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Annan. 50% of Annan men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Annan women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Annan were Retired and Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Nurse
  • Wife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Annan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Annan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Annan 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Annan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Annan. For the veterans among your Annan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Annan Life Expectancy

What is the average Annan lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Annan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Annan in 1962 was 62, and 64 in 2004.

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