Than Name Meaning

Vietnamese: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Phan, Tuan, Tran, Tham, Chan, Thai, Thanh, Thang, Nhan, Phang

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Than Family Origin

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Than Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Dye House

    13%
  • Electrician

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Than family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Dye House and Electrician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Than. The most common Than occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Than's were Farmers.

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Than Historical Records

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Than Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1973 and 2004, Than life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Than in 1973 was 74, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Than

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