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  1. Sheehan

    Sheehan or Sheahan is the Anglicisation of the Irish Gaelic surname Ó Síocháin, meaning the peaceful one. It is most common in counties Cork, Kerry and Limerick. It is the 77th most common surname in Ireland. This famous surname is of Dalcassian origin.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sheehan is ranked #1305 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Sheehan surname appeared 26,902 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 9 would have the surname Sheehan.

    95.2% or 25,616 total occurrences were White.
    2.2% or 595 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.3% or 358 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 213 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.2% or 67 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.2% or 54 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sheehan in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sheehan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Sheehan in a Sentence

  1. Arthur Fogel:

    With profound sadness we confirm that Dennis Sheehan, U2's longstanding tour manager and dear friend to us all, has passed away overnight, our heartfelt sympathy is with his wonderful family.

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