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Faughnan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fachtnáin ‘descendant of Fachtnán’, a personal name representing a diminutive of Fachtna, an ancient name meaning ‘hostile’.

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


Similar surnames: Gaughran, Laughlin, Haughney, Fagan, Haughton, Loughnane, Loughran

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Faughnan Family Origin

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Faughnan Family Occupations

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  • Labourer - Masons

    50%
  • Paper Mill Fireman

    50%

In 1881, Labourer - Masons and Paper Mill Fireman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Faughnan. The most common Faughnan occupation in the UK was Labourer - Masons. 50% of Faughnan's were Labourer - Masonss.

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Faughnan Historical Records

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Faughnan Life Expectancy

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