Rohn Name Meaning

nickname for a coarse or uncouth person, from Middle High German ron(e) ‘stump’, ‘block’. habitational name from places named Rohne, Rohna, or Ronau in Silesia, Thuringia, and Saxony. from a short form of the medieval personal name Hieronymus (see Jerome).

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


Similar surnames: Rahn, Rohr, Mohn, Roan, Krohn, Hohn, Rohe, Roen, Rohm, John

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Rohn Family Origin

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Rohn Family Occupations

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  • Agent

    100%

In 1881, the most common Rohn occupation in Canada was Agent. 100% of Rohn's were Agents.

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Between 1948 and 2004, Rohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rohn in 1948 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

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