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Kathan Name Meaning

German: occupational name for the constable of a castle, from Italian cattano ‘captain’.

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


Similar surnames: Kattan, Nathan, Kathman, Athan, Kath, Kochan, Tahan, Patman, Kastan

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Kathan Family Origin

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Kathan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Clerk

    13%
  • Farmer & J. P.

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kathan family was Farmer & J. P.. The most common Kathan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Kathan's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kathan.

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Kathan Historical Records

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Kathan Life Expectancy

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