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Cohagan Name Meaning

Of Irish origin: Woulf found McCoghegan in Cavan, later McCogan, Cogan, from Gaelic Mac Eochagáin, a patronymic from a diminutive of Eochaidh meaning ‘horseman’ (a derivative of each ‘horse’).

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

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Cohagan Family Origin

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Cohagan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Cooper

    6%
  • Machine Hand

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cohagan family was Machine Hand. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cohagan. The most common Cohagan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Cohagan's were Farmers.

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Cohagan Historical Records

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Cohagan Life Expectancy

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