Iwan Family History

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Iwan Name Meaning

Polish spelling of the personal name Ivan, East Slavic form of Jan (see John).

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

Similar surnames: Ivan, Swan, Ban, Bean, Iwen, Awan, Iman, Ulan, Coan, Oran

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Iwan Family Origin

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Iwan Family Occupations

What did your Iwan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmers Son was the top reported job for people in the CA named Iwan. 50% of Iwan men worked as a Farmers Son

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmers Son
  • Labourer

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

Iwan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Iwan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iwan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Iwan. 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 370 military records available for the last name Iwan. For the veterans among your Iwan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Iwan Life Expectancy

What is the average Iwan lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Iwan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Iwan in 1962 was 74, and 91 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Iwan 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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