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Where is the Sullivan family from?
You can see how Sullivan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sullivan family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sullivan families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 4,954 Sullivan families living in London. This was about 42% of all the recorded Sullivan's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Sullivan families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sullivan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Sullivan. 16% of Sullivan men worked as a General Labourer and 63% of Sullivan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sullivan were Bricklayer and Incapacitated. .