Cattanach Family History

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Cattanach Name Meaning

Scottish: from Gaelic Cattanaich ‘belonging to Clan Chattan’, the name of a clan said to be descended from one Gillecatain ‘servant of St. Catan’.

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


Similar surnames: Catanach, Kavanagh, Athanas, Attanasio, Callanan, Cattani, Cattaneo

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Cattanach Family Origin

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Cattanach Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Going To School

    18%
  • Shoe Maker

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cattanach family was Blacksmith. The most common Cattanach occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Cattanach's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cattanach.

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Cattanach Historical Records

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Cattanach Life Expectancy

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