Finnerty Family History

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Finnerty Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fionnachta (often now written Ó Fiannachta) ‘descendant of Fionnachta’, a personal name composed of the elements fionn ‘fair’, ‘white’ + sneachta ‘snow’.

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


Similar surnames: Fennessy, Finneran, Faherty, Fenerty, Flaherty, Finnegan, Linney

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Finnerty Family Origin

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Finnerty Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    8%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1881, the most common Finnerty occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Finnerty's were Labourers. Labourer, Bricklayer and Bricklayers Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finnerty. A less common occupation for the Finnerty family was Butcher.

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Finnerty Historical Records

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Finnerty Life Expectancy

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