Lahn Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places so called in northern Germany near Meppen, in Bavaria, or in Hungary.

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


Similar surnames: Lahm, Glahn, Lahr, Luhn, Lohn, Bahn, Hahn, Ahn, Fahn, Laun

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Lahn Family Origin

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Lahn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Lahn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Lahn's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lahn. A less common occupation for the Lahn family was Butcher.

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Lahn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Lahn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lahn in 1954 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lahn

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