Heenan Family History

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Heenan Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÉanáin ‘descendant of Éanán’. Woulfe, however, believes it to be a form of Ó hEidhneáin, which he derives from a diminutive of eidhean ‘ivy’. sometimes a reduced version of Heneghan.

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


Similar surnames: Heelan, Keenan, Meenan, Neenan, Sheehan, Sheeran, Greenan, Honan

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Heenan Family Origin

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Heenan Family Occupations

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heenan. The most common Heenan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Heenan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Heenan family was Keeping House.

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Heenan Historical Records

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Heenan Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Heenan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Heenan in 1940 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

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