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Finlan Name Meaning

Irish (midlands): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fionnaláin (see Fenlon).

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


Similar surnames: Finan, Fenlon, Dinan, Finn, Folan, Kinnan, Conlan, Quinlan, Kingan

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Finlan Family Origin

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Finlan Family Occupations

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  • School

    37%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%

In 1881, School, Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finlan. The most common Finlan occupation in Canada was School. 37% of Finlan's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Finlan family was Labourer.

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Finlan Historical Records

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Finlan Life Expectancy

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