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Gannon Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhionnáin, a patronymic from the personal name Fionnán. This name, from a diminutive of fionn ‘white’, ‘fair’, was borne by several early Irish saints.

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


Similar surnames: Cannon, Bannon, Hannon, Hanson, Ganson, Hanlon, Grannan, Gayton

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Gannon Family Origin

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Gannon Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    1%

In 1880, the most common Gannon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Gannon's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Gannon family was Carpenter. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gannon.

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Gannon Historical Records

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Gannon Life Expectancy

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