O'flynn Family History

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O'flynn Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Floinn ‘descendant of Flann’ (see Flynn). This is a name borne by several families in Ireland, in Connacht, Cork, and Tyrone.

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


Similar surnames: Flynn, Finn, O'ryan, Lynn, O'fallon, Mcglynn, O'regan, O'quinn

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O'flynn Family Origin

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O'flynn Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the O'flynn family was Hackman. The most common O'flynn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of O'flynn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'flynn.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Boarding House

    7%
  • Hackman

    7%

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O'flynn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name O'flynn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'flynn 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 O'flynn. 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 O'flynn. For the veterans among your O'flynn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'flynn Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'flynn 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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