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Coogan Family History

Coogan Name Meaning
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cogadháin ‘son of Cogadhán’, a diminutive from a reduced form of the personal name Cúchogaidh, meaning ‘hound of war’.

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

76,793 Historical Documents with Coogan on Ancestry.com
27,062 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,817 Military Records
5,268 Immigration Records
20,634 Census and Voter Lists
19,012 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Coogan Families

  • Number of Coogan families
     75 - 148
     26 - 74
     1 - 25
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Coogan families
     44 - 85
     15 - 43
     1 - 14
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Coogan families
     23 - 43
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Coogan census records

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Coogan Family Origin

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Coogan Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Coogan

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Coogan Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Coogan census records

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Coogan Civil War Service Records

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