Counihan Family History

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Counihan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuanacháin, from a diminutive of the personal name Cuana (see Cooney).

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


Similar surnames: Houlihan, Coonan, Moynihan, Conran, Colahan, Monahan, Conahan, Cohan

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Counihan Family Origin

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Counihan Family Occupations

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  • Boiler Maker

    17%
  • Dress Maker

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

In 1881, Boiler Maker, Dress Maker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Counihan. A less common occupation for the Counihan family was Farmer. The most common Counihan occupation in Canada was Boiler Maker. 17% of Counihan's were Boiler Makers.

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Counihan Historical Records

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Counihan Life Expectancy

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