Nann Name Meaning

Probably a shortened form of German Nanne, from an old nursery name. North German and Frisian: from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on nanthjan ‘to dare’.

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


Similar surnames: Nonn, Mann, Wann, Gann, Nunn, Hann, Dann, Lann, Kann, Bann

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Nann Family Origin

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Nann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Agent For Brewery

    6%
  • At Home

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Agent For Brewery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nann. The most common Nann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Nann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nann family was At Home.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Nann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Nann in 1962 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

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