Finnerty Family History

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Finnerty Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fionnachta (often now written Ó Fiannachta) ‘descendant of Fionnachta’, a personal name composed of the elements fionn ‘fair’, ‘white’ + sneachta ‘snow’.

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


Similar surnames: Fennessy, Finneran, Faherty, Fenerty, Flaherty, Finnegan, Linney

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Finnerty Family Origin

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Finnerty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Servant

    25%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Finnerty family was Laborer. Farmer, Servant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finnerty. The most common Finnerty occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Finnerty's were Farmers.

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Finnerty Historical Records

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Finnerty Life Expectancy

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