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Origins of the Flannery surname

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About the Flannerys

We have a total number of 15687 records for people with the last name Flannery.

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Where do most Flannerys live?

In 1921, most Flannerys lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Flannerys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 5,060 records for the Flannery surname. The oldest one dates back to 1880.

Who were Flannerys most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Flannery first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Flannerys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Flannerys in 1921
Cotton Weaver








Cotton Winder


Common Male occupations for Flannerys in 1921
General Labourer


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Bricklayers Labourer


Dock Labourer


Coal Miner


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