Finnan Family History

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Finnan Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Finan.

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

Similar surnames: Finnin, Finnen, Finnigan, Fineran, Finigan, Linnen, Finan, Finlan

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Finnan Family Origin

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Finnan Family Occupations

What did your Finnan ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House


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

Finnan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Finnan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Finnan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Finnan. 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 668 military records available for the last name Finnan. For the veterans among your Finnan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Finnan Life Expectancy

What is the average Finnan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Finnan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Finnan in 1956 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Finnan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Finnan 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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