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Fenelon Name Meaning

French (Fénelon): habitational name from Fénelon in the Dordogne, which is of uncertain origin. Irish: variant spelling of Fenlon 1.

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


Similar surnames: Fenlon, Benston, Nelon, Fenton, Mellon, Henslin, Benton, Cantlon

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Fenelon Family Origin

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Fenelon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Coachman

    11%
  • Druggist

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Coachman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenelon. The most common Fenelon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fenelon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fenelon family was Druggist.

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Fenelon Historical Records

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Fenelon Life Expectancy

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