Lennon Family History

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Lennon Name Meaning

reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Leannáin ‘descendant of Leannán’, a byname meaning ‘little cloak’ (less likely, ‘sweetheart’). reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lonáin ‘descendant of Lonán’, a personal name from a diminutive of lon ‘blackbird’.

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


Similar surnames: Glennon, Hannon, Fenlon, Glendon, Dennen, Lennox, Hernon, Kennon

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Lennon Family Origin

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Lennon Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Carter

    2%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lennon family was Bricklayer. Labourer, Coal Miner and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lennon. The most common Lennon occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Lennon's were Labourers.

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Lennon Historical Records

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Lennon Life Expectancy

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