Kennan Family History

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Kennan Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McKennan (see Kenny).

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

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Kennan Family Origin

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Kennan Family Occupations

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  • Bookkeeper

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Lead Smelter

    17%
  • Seaman

    17%

In 1881, the most common Kennan occupation in Canada was Bookkeeper. 17% of Kennan's were Bookkeepers. Bookkeeper, Farmer and Lead Smelter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kennan. A less common occupation for the Kennan family was Seaman.

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Kennan Historical Records

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Kennan Life Expectancy

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