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Neilan Name Meaning

Irish (Munster and Connacht): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Nialláin ‘descendant of Niallán’, a diminutive of the personal name Niall (see Neill).

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

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Neilan Family Origin

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Neilan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Boiler Maker

    6%
  • Dressmaking

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neilan family was Dressmaking. The most common Neilan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Neilan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neilan.

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Neilan Historical Records

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Neilan Life Expectancy

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