Finlan Family History

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Finlan Name Meaning

Irish (midlands): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fionnaláin (see Fenlon).

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


Similar surnames: Finan, Fenlon, Dinan, Finn, Folan, Kinnan, Conlan, Quinlan, Kingan

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Finlan Family Origin

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Finlan Family Occupations

What did your Finlan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, conductor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Finlan. 3% of Finlan men worked as a conductor and 37% of Finlan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Finlan were Bleach Conster Packer and Assembler Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • conductor
    3%
  • Antst Enginer
    3%
  • Balling Machinist (textil
    3%
  • Bleach Conster Packer
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    37%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duti
    6%
  • on Old
    3%
  • Assembler Retired
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Finlan Historical Records

What Finlan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Finlan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Finlan 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 802 immigration records available for the last name Finlan. 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 696 military records available for the last name Finlan. For the veterans among your Finlan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Finlan Life Expectancy

What is the average Finlan lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Finlan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Finlan in 1960 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Finlan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Finlan 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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