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Hernon Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hIarnáin, Ó hEarnáin, ‘descendant of Iarnán, Earnán’, possibly from i-arn ‘iron’. reduced form of Heffernan.

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


Similar surnames: Heron, Herron, Heenan, Hannon, Ferron, Herson, Peron, Hewson, Harron

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Hernon Family Origin

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Hernon Family Occupations

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  • School

    67%
  • Coachman

    17%
  • Tinsmith

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hernon family was Tinsmith. The most common Hernon occupation in Canada was School. 67% of Hernon's were Schools. School and Coachman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hernon.

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