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Mccann Name Meaning

Irish (northern Armagh): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cana ‘son of Cana’, a personal name or byname meaning ‘wolf cub’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcconn, Mccrann, Mccart, Mccaw, Mccone, Mccary, Mccaig, Mccabe

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Mccann Family Origin

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Mccann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • School

    7%
  • Going To School

    5%

In 1881, the most common Mccann occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Mccann's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccann. A less common occupation for the Mccann family was Going To School.

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Mccann Historical Records

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Mccann Life Expectancy

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