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Kennan Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McKennan (see Kenny).

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


Similar surnames: Kenna, Kennon, Kinnan, Kernan, Kinman, Kinnon, Kinna, Keelan, Keehan

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Kennan Family Origin

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Kennan Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Shepherd

    5%
  • Bricklayers Laborer

    3%

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

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Kennan Historical Records

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Kennan Life Expectancy

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Famous Kennan Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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