Kattan Family History

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Kattan Name Meaning

Arabic: perhaps from qu?tn ‘cotton’, a metonymic occupational name for a cotton merchant. Jewish (Sephardic and Israeli): nickname from Hebrew katan ‘small’. As an Israeli name, in some cases it represents a translation of Ashkenazic Klein.

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


Similar surnames: Kalman, Katon, Kasten, Cattani, Rattan, Karan, Kastan, Nathan, Kathan

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Kattan Family Origin

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Kattan Family Occupations

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  • Brittania Turner

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Grocer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Kattan occupation in the USA was Brittania Turner. 17% of Kattan's were Brittania Turners. Brittania Turner, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kattan. A less common occupation for the Kattan family was Grocer.

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Kattan Life Expectancy

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