Meenan Family History

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Meenan Name Meaning

Irish (mainly County Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mianáin ‘descendant of Mianán’, a personal name derived from mian ‘goodwill’.

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


Similar surnames: Meehan, Keenan, Neenan, Heenan, Greenan, Deehan, Geelan, Keegan

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Meenan Family Origin

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Meenan Family Occupations

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  • Factory Hand (Wor)

    14%
  • Field Worker

    14%
  • Fish Merchant

    14%
  • General Dealer

    14%

In 1881, the most common Meenan occupation in the UK was Factory Hand (Wor). 14% of Meenan's were Factory Hand (Wor)s. A less common occupation for the Meenan family was General Dealer. Factory Hand (Wor), Field Worker and Fish Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meenan.

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Meenan Historical Records

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Meenan Life Expectancy

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