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Croghan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conchruacháin ‘son of Cú Cruacháin’, a personal name meaning ‘hound of Croghan’. Croghan in Co. Roscommon was the ancient royal site of the province of Connacht.

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


Similar surnames: Coogan, Rogan, Grogan, Cregan, Brogan, Crossan, Coggan, Rohan, Cohan

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Croghan Family Origin

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Croghan Family Occupations

What did your Croghan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Croghan family was Keeping House. The most common Croghan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Croghan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croghan.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Croghan Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Croghan ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Croghan Life Expectancy

What is the average Croghan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, Croghan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Croghan in 1956 was 51, and 84 in 2004.

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