Yaun Family History

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Yaun Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Jahn.

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

Similar surnames: Yawn, Yahn, Younk, Kaun, Baun, Yun, Haun, Carn, Yan, Jahn

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Yaun Family Origin

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Yaun Family Occupations

What did your Yaun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yaun family was Laborer. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yaun. The most common Yaun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Yaun's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Yaun ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Yaun Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yaun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yaun 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Yaun. 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 504 military records available for the last name Yaun. For the veterans among your Yaun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yaun Life Expectancy

What is the average Yaun lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Yaun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Yaun in 1944 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yaun 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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