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Fannin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic O Fionnáin ‘descendant of Fionnán’, a diminutive of Finn.

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


Similar surnames: Gannon, Bannon, Manning, Cannon, Hannan, Hannon, Cannan, Mannix

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Fannin Family Origin

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Fannin Family Occupations

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  • Taylor

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Milliner

    14%
  • Painter

    14%

In 1881, the most common Fannin occupation in Canada was Taylor. 29% of Fannin's were Taylors. Taylor, Carpenter and Milliner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fannin. A less common occupation for the Fannin family was Painter.

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Fannin Historical Records

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Fannin Life Expectancy

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