Origins of the Neilan surname

About the Neilans

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    In 1921, most Neilans lived in north-east

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    Interesting facts about Neilan

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    Mc Neilans

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    What are the most common Neilan first names?

    John

    Patrick

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    Bridget

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    Common jobs for Neilans

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

    Common female occupations for Neilans in 1921

    Laundress

    4

    Cotton Weaver

    2

    Servant

    2

    Wife Of George Neilan, Labourer

    2

    Wool Comber

    2

    Common male occupations for Neilans in 1921

    Shoemaker

    7

    Coal Miner

    6

    Beer Merchant

    3

    Bricklayers Labourer

    3

    General Labourer

    2

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