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Whalen Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Whelan.

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

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Whalen Family Origin

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Whalen Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whalen. The most common Whalen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Whalen's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Whalen family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Whalen | Data not to scale

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Whalen Life Expectancy

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