Fenlon Family History

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Fenlon Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fionnaláin ‘descendant of Fionnalán’, a personal name from a diminutive of fionn ‘fair’, ‘white’ (see Finn 1). English (Huguenot): altered form of French Fénelon (see Fenelon).

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


Similar surnames: Fenton, Mellon, Donlon, Kenyon, Lennon, Fenelon, Henson, Nealon

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Fenlon Family Origin

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Fenlon Family Occupations

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  • Dock Labourer

    11%
  • Lab At Alkali Works

    11%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Brass Worker

    5%

In 1881, the most common Fenlon occupation in the UK was Dock Labourer. 11% of Fenlon's were Dock Labourers. Dock Labourer, Lab At Alkali Works and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenlon. A less common occupation for the Fenlon family was Brass Worker.

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Fenlon Historical Records

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Fenlon Life Expectancy

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