Ghan Name Meaning

Reduced form of Irish McGhan, a variant of McGann.

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


Similar surnames: Shan, Whan, Han, Gean, Goan, Gahan, Ban, Shean, Hand, Shaw

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Ghan Family Origin

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Ghan Family Occupations

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  • Section Man

    50%
  • Mouleur

    25%
  • R. R. Section Foreman

    25%

In 1881, Section Man and Mouleur were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ghan. The most common Ghan occupation in Canada was Section Man. 50% of Ghan's were Section Mans. A less common occupation for the Ghan family was R. R. Section Foreman.

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Ghan Historical Records

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Ghan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Ghan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Ghan in 1962 was 41, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ghan

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