Tynan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Teimhneáin ‘descendant of Teimhneán’, possibly from a diminutive of Old Irish teimhean ‘dark’.

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


Similar surnames: Synan, Toman, Finan, Ronan, Toran, Ryan, Nyhan, Tivnan, Honan, Wynn

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Tynan Family Origin

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Tynan Family Occupations

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  • French Polisher

    6%
  • Housekeeper

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Charwoman

    3%

In 1881, the most common Tynan occupation in the UK was French Polisher. 6% of Tynan's were French Polishers. A less common occupation for the Tynan family was Charwoman. French Polisher, Housekeeper and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tynan.

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Tynan Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Tynan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tynan in 1944 was 23, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tynan

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