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Deehan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Díochon ‘descendant of Díochú’, a personal name formed with cú ‘hound’. This is a rare Ulster surname.

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


Similar surnames: Meehan, Deegan, Feehan, Teahan, Sheehan, Keenan, Keegan, Renehan

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Deehan Family Origin

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Deehan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Nurse

    33%
  • Painter

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Deehan family was Painter. The most common Deehan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Deehan's were Farmers. Farmer and Nurse were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Deehan.

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Deehan Life Expectancy

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