Wean Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced and altered form of McQueen.

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


Similar surnames: Whan, Lean, Bean, Wein, Near, Gean, Coan, Hearn, Jean, Wern

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Wean Family Origin

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Wean Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wean. A less common occupation for the Wean family was Blacksmith. The most common Wean occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Wean's were Farmers.

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Wean Historical Records

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Wean Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Wean life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wean in 1957 was 58, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wean

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