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Dornan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dornáin or Ó Doirnín ‘descendant of Doirnín’, a byname from a diminutive of dorn ‘fist’.

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

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Dornan Family Origin

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Dornan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Dornan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Dornan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dornan. A less common occupation for the Dornan family was Keeping House.

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Dornan Historical Records

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Dornan Life Expectancy

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