Coonan Family History

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Coonan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuanáin ‘descendant of Cuanán’, a diminutive of the personal name Cuana (see Cooney).

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


Similar surnames: Cloonan, Noonan, Coogan, Goonan, Doonan, Moonan, Conran, Cooney

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Coonan Family Origin

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Coonan Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Card Master

    6%
  • Cattle Salesman

    6%
  • Comission Agent

    6%

In 1881, the most common Coonan occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Coonan's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Card Master and Cattle Salesman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coonan. A less common occupation for the Coonan family was Comission Agent.

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Coonan Historical Records

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Coonan Life Expectancy

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