Gnann Family History

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Gnann Name Meaning

from Middle High German genanne, gename ‘relative’ ‘kinsman’, ‘namesake’, denoting a relative, e.g. father or grandfather, with the same personal name. status name for a councilor, from Middle High German genant ‘nominated’.

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


Similar surnames: Gann, Nann, Mann, Wann, Kann, Gant, Bann, Nunn, Nonn, Rann

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Gnann Family Origin

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Gnann Family Occupations

What did your Gnann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gnann family was Carpenter. The most common Gnann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gnann's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gnann.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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Gnann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gnann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gnann 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gnann. 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 Gnann. For the veterans among your Gnann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gnann Life Expectancy

What is the average Gnann lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gnann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gnann in 1963 was 60, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gnann ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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