Lanahan Family History

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Lanahan Name Meaning

Irish: either a reduced and altered form of McClanahan or a variant of Lanigan.

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

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Lanahan Family Origin

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Lanahan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Saloon Keeper

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lanahan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Lanahan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanahan. A less common occupation for the Lanahan family was Saloon Keeper.

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Lanahan Historical Records

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Lanahan Life Expectancy

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