Farran Family History

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Farran Name Meaning

Catalan: variant of Ferran. Irish: variant of Farren. English: variant of Farrand. Muslim: variant of Farhan, from a personal name based on Arabic far?han ‘glad’, ‘happy’, an adjectival derivative of fara?h ‘joy’ (see Farah).

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


Similar surnames: Ferran, Farman, Farrah, Farra, Parran, Ferren, Farron, Farnan, Farrin

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Farran Family Origin

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Farran Family Occupations

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  • Dir County Clerk

    17%
  • Gardner

    17%
  • Harness Maker

    17%
  • Machinest

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Farran family was Machinest. Dir County Clerk, Gardner and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farran. The most common Farran occupation in Canada was Dir County Clerk. 17% of Farran's were Dir County Clerks.

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Farran Historical Records

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Farran Life Expectancy

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