Dakan Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Probably an Americanized spelling of English Deacon.

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


Similar surnames: Lakin, Dakin, Daman, Agan, Dean, Eakman, Dahman, Laban, Eakin, Mikan

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Dakan Family Origin

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Dakan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • D. G. Merchant

    6%
  • Hotel

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Dakan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Dakan's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and D. G. Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dakan. A less common occupation for the Dakan family was Hotel.

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Dakan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Dakan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Dakan in 1956 was 35, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dakan

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