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Nelligan Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Niallagáin ‘descendant of Niallagán’, a double diminutive of the personal name Niall (see Neill).

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


Similar surnames: Galligan, Milligan, Neilan, Halligan, Gilligan, Relihan, Culligan

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Nelligan Family Origin

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Nelligan Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    67%
  • Teacher Unemployed

    33%

In 1881, the most common Nelligan occupation in the UK was Cooper. 67% of Nelligan's were Coopers. Cooper and Teacher Unemployed were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nelligan.

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