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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

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Croghan Family Origin

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Croghan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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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Croghan Life Expectancy

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