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Callanan Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Callanáin ‘descendant of Callanán’, a personal name of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Callahan, Hallinan, Hallahan, Callan, Cullinan, Halligan, Callaway

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Callanan Family Origin

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Callanan Family Occupations

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  • Bailiff (Local Off)

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Charwoman

    8%
  • Chemical Laborer Man Chem

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Callanan family was Chemical Laborer Man Chem. The most common Callanan occupation in the UK was Bailiff (Local Off). 8% of Callanan's were Bailiff (Local Off)s. Bailiff (Local Off), Blacksmith and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Callanan.

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Callanan Historical Records

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Callanan Life Expectancy

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