Sann Family History

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Sann Name Meaning

German: from a short form (sano, sanno) of a Germanic personal name from an unexplained stem san.

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

Similar surnames: Lann, Nann, Mann, Sanz, Sand, Hann, Dann, Kann, Gann, Wann

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Sann Family Origin

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Sann Family Occupations

What did your Sann ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Religieuse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Sann. 75% of Sann men worked as a Farmer and 94% of Sann women worked as a Religieuse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sann were Farmers Son and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Religieuse
  • Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Sann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sann. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Sann. For the veterans among your Sann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sann Life Expectancy

What is the average Sann lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Sann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Sann in 1961 was 58, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sann ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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