Farran Family History

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Farran Name Meaning

Catalan: variant of Ferran. Irish: variant of Farren. English: variant of Farrand. Muslim: variant of Farhan, from a personal name based on Arabic far?han ‘glad’, ‘happy’, an adjectival derivative of fara?h ‘joy’ (see Farah).

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


Similar surnames: Ferran, Farman, Farrah, Farra, Parran, Ferren, Farron, Farnan, Farrin

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Farran Family Origin

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Farran Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Cotton Spinner

    5%
  • Cotton Weaver

    5%
  • Bricklayers Lab

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Farran family was Bricklayers Lab. The most common Farran occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Farran's were Labourers. Labourer, Cotton Spinner and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farran.

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Farran Historical Records

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Farran Life Expectancy

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