Haan Name Meaning

Dutch: from haan ‘rooster’, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a cockerel or a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a rooster. Belgian and Dutch (van Haan): habitational name from any of several places named Haan, in particular in Brabant and West Flanders. German: variant of Hahn.

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


Similar surnames: Haar, Hahn, Haas, Haag, Hain, Han, Hand, Haaf, Hearn, Cain

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Haan Family Origin

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Haan Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Haan occupation in Canada was Shoemaker. 100% of Haan's were Shoemakers.

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Haan Historical Records

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Haan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Haan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Haan in 1954 was 22, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haan

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