Breslin Family History

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Breslin Name Meaning

Irish (Sligo and Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Breisláin ‘descendant of Breisleán’, a diminutive of the personal name Breasal (see Brazil).

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


Similar surnames: Brislin, Bredin, Brewin, Heslin, Crellin, Berlin, Bressan, Bresson

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Breslin Family Origin

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Breslin Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    16%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Cloth Mill

    5%
  • Coal Merchant

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Breslin family was Coal Merchant. Labourer, Baker and Cloth Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breslin. The most common Breslin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 16% of Breslin's were Labourers.

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Breslin Life Expectancy

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