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Linehan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Laidhghneáin ‘descendant of Laidhghneán’, a personal name that occurs in Old Irish genealogies; it is perhaps a diminutive of laidhghein ‘snow-birth’ (from ladhg ‘snow’ + gein ‘birth’).

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


Similar surnames: Lenahan, Renehan, Kinahan, Windham, Meehan, Finnegan, Lanahan

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Linehan Family Origin

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Linehan Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Sea Man

    33%

In 1881, Butcher and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Linehan. A less common occupation for the Linehan family was Sea Man. The most common Linehan occupation in Canada was Butcher. 33% of Linehan's were Butchers.

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Linehan Life Expectancy

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