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Brosnan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Brosnacháin (see Bresnahan).

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


Similar surnames: Bresnan, Ronan, Crossan, Brogan, Bresnahan, Brennan, Greenan

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Brosnan Family Origin

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Brosnan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Retail Grocer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Brosnan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Brosnan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Brosnan family was Retail Grocer. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brosnan.

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Brosnan Historical Records

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Brosnan Life Expectancy

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