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Ahearn Family History

Ahearn Name Meaning
Irish: variant spelling of Ahern.

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

122,263 Historical Documents with Ahearn on Ancestry.com
35,996 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,269 Military Records
5,894 Immigration Records
29,332 Census and Voter Lists
44,772 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ahearn Families

  • Number of Ahearn families
     170 - 338
     57 - 169
     1 - 56
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ahearn families
     23 - 44
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ahearn last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Ahearn Family Origin

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Ahearn Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ahearn

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Ahearn Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ahearn census records

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Ahearn Civil War Service Records

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