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Guinan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of two distinct Gaelic names, which have now become confused: Ó Cuinneáin ‘descendant of Cuinneán’, a personal name from a diminutive of conn ‘chief’, and Ó Cuineáin ‘descendant of Cuineán’, a personal name from a diminutive of cana ‘whelp’.

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


Similar surnames: Quinlan, Dinan, Quinn, Gunn, Finan, Goonan, Ginn, Guinn, Guin, Guida

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Guinan Family Origin

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Guinan Family Occupations

What did your Guinan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Guinan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Guinan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Guinan family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guinan.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Guinan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Guinan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guinan 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Guinan. 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 Guinan. For the veterans among your Guinan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guinan Life Expectancy

What is the average Guinan lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Guinan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Guinan in 1952 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guinan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guinan 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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