Heelan Family History

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Heelan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAoileáin, from a form of faolán (without the initial f-), a diminutive of faol ‘wolf’. Compare Felan.

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


Similar surnames: Keelan, Geelan, Heenan, Whelan, Sheehan, Heslin, Keegan, Keenan

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Heelan Family Origin

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Heelan Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Brick Mason

    6%
  • Clerk

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heelan family was Clerk. The most common Heelan occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 11% of Heelan's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heelan.

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Heelan Historical Records

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Heelan Life Expectancy

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