Heelan Family History

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Heelan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAoileáin, from a form of faolán (without the initial f-), a diminutive of faol ‘wolf’. Compare Felan.

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


Similar surnames: Keelan, Geelan, Heenan, Whelan, Sheehan, Heslin, Keegan, Keenan

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Heelan Family Origin

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Heelan Family Occupations

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  • Coal Trimmer

    33%
  • Insurance Agent

    33%
  • Laundress

    33%

In 1881, Coal Trimmer and Insurance Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heelan. A less common occupation for the Heelan family was Laundress. The most common Heelan occupation in the UK was Coal Trimmer. 33% of Heelan's were Coal Trimmers.

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Heelan Historical Records

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Heelan Life Expectancy

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