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Heenan Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÉanáin ‘descendant of Éanán’. Woulfe, however, believes it to be a form of Ó hEidhneáin, which he derives from a diminutive of eidhean ‘ivy’. sometimes a reduced version of Heneghan.

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


Similar surnames: Heelan, Keenan, Meenan, Neenan, Sheehan, Sheeran, Greenan, Honan

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Heenan Family Origin

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Heenan Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Gen Lab

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Ag Lab.

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Heenan family was Ag Lab.. The most common Heenan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Heenan's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Gen Lab and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heenan.

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Heenan Historical Records

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Heenan Life Expectancy

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