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Drohan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Druacháin ‘descendant of Druachán’, a byname representing a diminutive of druach ‘wise man’.

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


Similar surnames: Rohan, Doran, Ronan, Drugan, Mohan, Rogan, Doonan, Deehan, Dolan

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Drohan Family Origin

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Drohan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Student

    17%
  • Going To School

    11%
  • Machinist

    11%

In 1881, Farmer, Student and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drohan. A less common occupation for the Drohan family was Machinist. The most common Drohan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Drohan's were Farmers.

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Drohan Historical Records

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Drohan Life Expectancy

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