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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

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Coogan Family Origin

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Coogan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Stone Mason

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Coogan family was Stone Mason. The most common Coogan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Coogan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coogan.

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Coogan Historical Records

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Coogan Life Expectancy

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