Cattanach Family History

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Cattanach Name Meaning

Scottish: from Gaelic Cattanaich ‘belonging to Clan Chattan’, the name of a clan said to be descended from one Gillecatain ‘servant of St. Catan’.

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


Similar surnames: Catanach, Kavanagh, Athanas, Attanasio, Callanan, Cattani, Cattaneo

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Cattanach Family Origin

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Cattanach Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Game Keeper

    4%
  • House Keeper

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Cattanach occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Cattanach's were Farmers. Farmer, Game Keeper and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cattanach. A less common occupation for the Cattanach family was Labourer.

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Cattanach Historical Records

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Cattanach Life Expectancy

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