Noonan Family History

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Noonan Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hIonmhaineáin ‘descendant of Ionmhaineán’, a personal name derived from the diminutive of Ionmhain ‘beloved’, ‘dear’.

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


Similar surnames: Coonan, Moonan, Goonan, Doonan, Nolan, Ronan, Noone, Cloonan, Honan

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Noonan Family Origin

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Noonan Family Occupations

What did your Noonan ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Keeps House

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Noonan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Noonan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Noonan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Noonan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Noonan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Noonan. For the veterans among your Noonan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Noonan Life Expectancy

What is the average Noonan lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Noonan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Noonan in 1942 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Noonan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Noonan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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