Flannery Family History

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Flannery Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Flannabhra ‘descendant of Flannabhra’ meaning ‘red eyebrows’, or (with r for the second l) a possible Anglicized form of Ó Flannghaile ‘descendant of Flannghal’, a personal name composed of the elements flann ‘red’, ‘ruddy’ + gal ‘valor’. Both are Connacht names.

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


Similar surnames: Flaherty, Lavery, Flattery, Lennert, Laundry, Lander, Mandery

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Flannery Family Origin

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Flannery Family Occupations

What did your Flannery ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Flannery family was Bricklayers Labourer. Labourer, Coal Miner and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flannery. The most common Flannery occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Flannery's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Charwoman

    4%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    3%

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

Flannery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Flannery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flannery 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Flannery. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Flannery. For the veterans among your Flannery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flannery Life Expectancy

What is the average Flannery lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Flannery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Flannery in 1942 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flannery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flannery 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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