Grannan Family History

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Grannan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of MacGrannan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Raghnainn, a form of Mac Raghnaill, cognate with Reynolds.

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


Similar surnames: Grennan, Granahan, Gannon, Hannan, Greenan, Cannan, Brennan, Drennan

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Grannan Family Origin

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Grannan Family Occupations

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  • Student

    27%
  • Journalier

    18%
  • Clothing Dealer

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%

In 1881, Student, Journalier and Clothing Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grannan. The most common Grannan occupation in Canada was Student. 27% of Grannan's were Students. A less common occupation for the Grannan family was Farmer.

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Grannan Historical Records

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Grannan Life Expectancy

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