Grennan Family History

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Grennan Name Meaning

English: variant of Gernon. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Grianáin (see Greenan).

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


Similar surnames: Greenan, Grannan, Drennan, Brennan, Glennon, Ronan, Neenan, German

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Grennan Family Origin

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Grennan Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Formerly Farmers Wife

    13%
  • Laborer Bricklayers

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Formerly Farmers Wife and Laborer Bricklayers were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grennan. A less common occupation for the Grennan family was Labourer. The most common Grennan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Grennan's were Coal Miners.

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Grennan Historical Records

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Grennan Life Expectancy

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