Waln Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Wall, Wale, Walp, Warn, Wann, Wald, Wain, Main, Gain, Want

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Waln Family Origin

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Waln Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Retired Farmer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Retired Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waln. The most common Waln occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Waln's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Waln family was Carpenter.

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Waln Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Waln life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Waln in 1960 was 59, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waln

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