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Cullivan Name Meaning

Irish: of uncertain derivation. Woulfe traces it to Mac Conluain, earlier Mac Aluain, neither of which would account for the v; it could perhaps be a variant of Ó Cuileamhain, a Leinster name, usually Americanized as Culloon.

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


Similar surnames: Culligan, Sullivan, Culliton, Callan, Silliman, Calligan, Cullin

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Cullivan Family Origin

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Cullivan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Furnace Man

    6%

In 1880, the most common Cullivan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Cullivan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cullivan. A less common occupation for the Cullivan family was Furnace Man.

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Cullivan Life Expectancy

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