Halloran Family History

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Halloran Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAllmhuráin ‘descendant of Allmhurán’, a personal name from a diminutive of allmhurach ‘foreigner’ (from all ‘beyond’ + muir ‘sea’).

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


Similar surnames: Hallahan, Hallinan, Halligan, O'halloran, Cloran, Fallon, Killoran

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Halloran Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Halloran name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Halloran. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland

    39%

  • England & Wales

    32%

  • Germanic Europe

    7%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    5%

  • France

    4%

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Halloran Family Origin

Where is the Halloran family from?

Halloran Family Occupations

What did your Halloran ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Halloran family was Shoe Maker. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halloran. The most common Halloran occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Halloran's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Blacksmith

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Shoe Maker

    12%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Halloran ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Halloran Historical Records

What Halloran family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Halloran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halloran census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Halloran. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 9,000 military records available for the last name Halloran. For the veterans among your Halloran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halloran Life Expectancy

What is the average Halloran lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Halloran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Halloran in 1953 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halloran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halloran ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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