Ronan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Rónáin ‘descendant of Rónán’, a personal name apparently representing a diminutive of rón ‘seal’.

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


Similar surnames: Rogan, Honan, Rohan, Rowan, Toran, Logan, Coan, Roan, Roland, Rondon

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Ronan Family Origin

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Ronan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • At School

    11%
  • Farmer Son

    6%
  • Farmerson

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ronan family was Farmerson. The most common Ronan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Ronan's were Farmers. Farmer, At School and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ronan.

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Ronan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Ronan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ronan in 1952 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ronan

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