Mclennan Family History

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Mclennan Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Fhinneain, a patronymic from a personal name meaning ‘servant of (Saint) Fionnán’, a personal name representng a diminutive of fionn ‘white’. There were several early Irish saints of this name, most notably a 7th-century bishop who governed the Church established in Northumbria and evangelized parts of southern England.

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


Similar surnames: Mckennon, Mclean, Mcgannon, Brennan, Mckinnon, Mckenna, Mcclenahan

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Mclennan Family Origin

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Mclennan Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    16%
  • (Gen) Shopkeeper

    5%
  • ...Smok Inspector ?

    5%
  • Agr. Labourer

    5%

In 1881, fisherman, (Gen) Shopkeeper and ...Smok Inspector ? were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mclennan. A less common occupation for the Mclennan family was Agr. Labourer. The most common Mclennan occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 16% of Mclennan's were Fishermans.

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Mclennan Historical Records

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Mclennan Life Expectancy

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