Felan Family History

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Felan Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Phelan. Mexican: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Felman, Nelan, Delany, Kean, Olan, Belan, Gean, Fegan, Ferran, Folan

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Felan Family Origin

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Felan Family Occupations

What did your Felan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Felan occupation in the UK was Plasterer. 100% of Felan's were Plasterers.

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  • Plasterer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Felan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Felan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Felan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Felan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 809 immigration records available for the last name Felan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 473 military records available for the last name Felan. For the veterans among your Felan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Felan Life Expectancy

What is the average Felan lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Felan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Felan in 1963 was 64, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Felan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Felan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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