Awan Family History

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Awan Name Meaning

Muslim: from an Arabic personal name, probably based on Awan ‘times’, ‘seasons’.

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

Similar surnames: Aman, Adan, Awad, Fawaz, Iman, Iwan, Swan, Alan, Wan, Sawa

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Awan Family Origin

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Awan Family Occupations

What did your Awan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Awan. 34% of Awan men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Journalier
  • Lumberman
  • Plasterer

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

Awan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 318 census records available for the last name Awan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Awan 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 237 immigration records available for the last name Awan. 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 110 military records available for the last name Awan. For the veterans among your Awan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Awan Life Expectancy

What is the average Awan lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2003, in the United States, Awan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Awan in 1968 was 65, and 79 in 2003.

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