Neilan Family History

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Neilan Name Meaning

Irish (Munster and Connacht): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Nialláin ‘descendant of Niallán’, a diminutive of the personal name Niall (see Neill).

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


Similar surnames: Nealon, Neill, Keelan, Neenan, Neils, Geelan, Newlin, Neil, Neild

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Neilan Family Origin

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Neilan Family Occupations

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  • Day Laborer

    33%
  • Clerk

    17%
  • Farm Servt.

    17%
  • Going To School

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Neilan family was Going To School. Day Laborer, Clerk and Farm Servt. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neilan. The most common Neilan occupation in Canada was Day Laborer. 33% of Neilan's were Day Laborers.

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Neilan Historical Records

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Neilan Life Expectancy

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