Carnahan Family History

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Carnahan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cearncháin (see Kernaghan).

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


Similar surnames: Carnathan, Hanahan, Conahan, Manahan, Murnahan, Canavan, Banahan

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Carnahan Family Origin

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Carnahan Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Yarn Drawer

    33%
  • Joiner

    33%
  • Silk Weaver

    33%

In 1881, Cotton Yarn Drawer and Joiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Carnahan. The most common Carnahan occupation in the UK was Cotton Yarn Drawer. 33% of Carnahan's were Cotton Yarn Drawers. A less common occupation for the Carnahan family was Silk Weaver.

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Carnahan Historical Records

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Carnahan Life Expectancy

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