Killoran Family History

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Killoran Name Meaning

Irish (Sligo): Anglicized spelling of Gaelic Mac Giolla Luaighrinn ‘son of a devotee of (Saint) Luaighreann’.

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

Similar surnames: Gilleran, Gilligan, Killen, Halloran, Killoren, Killian, Cloran

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Killoran Family Origin

Where is the Killoran family from?

Killoran Family Occupations

What did your Killoran ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Killoran occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Killoran's were Labourers. Labourer, (Furnessman Leadworks) and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Killoran. A less common occupation for the Killoran family was Bricklayer's Labourer.

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  • Labourer

  • (Furnessman Leadworks)

  • Bricklayer

  • Bricklayer's Labourer


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

Killoran Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Killoran Life Expectancy

What is the average Killoran lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Killoran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Killoran in 1952 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Killoran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Killoran 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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