Coghlan Family History

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Coghlan Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Coughlin.

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


Similar surnames: Coughlan, Cohan, Caughran, Cashman, Cogan, Rohland, Conaghan, Vogan

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Coghlan Family Origin

Where is the Coghlan family from?

Coghlan Family Occupations

What did your Coghlan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Coghlan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 8% of Coghlan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coghlan. A less common occupation for the Coghlan family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Painter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Coghlan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Coghlan Historical Records

What Coghlan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coghlan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coghlan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Coghlan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Coghlan. For the veterans among your Coghlan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coghlan Life Expectancy

What is the average Coghlan lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Coghlan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Coghlan in 1951 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coghlan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coghlan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Coghlan Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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