Curran Family History

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Curran Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corráin or Ó Corraidhín ‘descendant of Corraidhín’, a personal name from a diminutive of corradh ‘spear’. Compare Corr.

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


Similar surnames: Conran, Curry, Murrin, Murray, Cryan, Corgan, Cloran, Curtin, Carlan

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Curran Family Origin

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Curran Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Tailor

    2%
  • Dock Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Curran occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Curran's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curran. A less common occupation for the Curran family was Dock Labourer.

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Curran Historical Records

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Curran Life Expectancy

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