Meenan Family History

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Meenan Name Meaning

Irish (mainly County Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mianáin ‘descendant of Mianán’, a personal name derived from mian ‘goodwill’.

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


Similar surnames: Meehan, Keenan, Neenan, Heenan, Greenan, Deehan, Geelan, Keegan

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Meenan Family Origin

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Meenan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    7%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Meenan family was Clerk In Store. Laborer, Farmer and Works In Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meenan. The most common Meenan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Meenan's were Laborers.

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Meenan Historical Records

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Meenan Life Expectancy

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