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Curran Family History

Curran Name Meaning
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corráin or Ó Corraidhín ‘descendant of Corraidhín’, a personal name from a diminutive of corradh ‘spear’. Compare Corr.

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

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263,830 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
32,930 Military Records
42,180 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Curran Families

  • Number of Curran families
     431 - 859
     144 - 430
     1 - 143
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Curran families
     365 - 728
     122 - 364
     1 - 121
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Curran families
     242 - 481
     81 - 241
     1 - 80
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Curran census records

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Curran Family Origin

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Curran Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Curran

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Curran Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Curran census records

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Curran Civil War Service Records

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