Synan Family History

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Synan Name Meaning

Irish (County Cork): according to Woulfe, a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sionáin, a variant of Ó Seanáin (see Shannon).

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

Similar surnames: Tynan, Finan, Syron, Sloan, Ronan, Dynan, Shan, Honan, Nyhan, Shean

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Synan Family Origin

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Synan Family Occupations

What did your Synan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Synan. 80% of Synan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Synan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Synan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Synan 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 632 immigration records available for the last name Synan. 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 305 military records available for the last name Synan. For the veterans among your Synan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Synan Life Expectancy

What is the average Synan lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Synan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Synan in 1961 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

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