Conant Family History

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Conant Name Meaning

English: from an Old Breton personal name, derived from an element meaning ‘high’, ‘mighty’, which was introduced into England by followers of William the Conqueror and subsequently into Ireland, where it still has some currency as a personal name. Scottish: habitational name from a place in Kincardineshire. The place name is of uncertain origin, possibly from an early Celtic name, Conona ‘hound stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Morant, Donat, Canant, Constant, Cogan, Honan, Corn, Coan, Monat

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Conant Family Origin

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Conant Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    38%
  • Boat Builder

    13%
  • Captain In West Kent Militia

    13%
  • Clergyman Ch Of Ed (Without Cure)

    13%

In 1881, Fisherman, Boat Builder and Captain In West Kent Militia were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conant. The most common Conant occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 38% of Conant's were Fishermans. A less common occupation for the Conant family was Clergyman Ch Of Ed (Without Cure).

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Conant Historical Records

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Conant Life Expectancy

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