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Conahan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Connachaín (see Cunningham).

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


Similar surnames: Monahan, Colahan, Lenahan, Conran, Hanahan, Canavan, Carnahan, Cohan

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Conahan Family Origin

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Conahan Family Occupations

What did your Conahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conahan. A less common occupation for the Conahan family was Book Binder. The most common Conahan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Conahan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Book Binder

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Conahan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Conahan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Conahan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Conahan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Conahan

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Conahan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Conahan. For the veterans among your Conahan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Conahan Life Expectancy

What is the average Conahan lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Conahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Conahan in 1951 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conahan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conahan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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