Costigan Family History

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Costigan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Oistigín ‘son of Oistigín’, which Woulfe says is from English Hodgkin, a pet form of Roger.

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

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Costigan Family Origin

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Costigan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, the most common Costigan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Costigan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Costigan family was Blacksmith. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Costigan.

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Costigan Historical Records

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Costigan Life Expectancy

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