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Deegan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhginn ‘descendant of Duibhgeann’, a byname from dubh ‘black’ + ceann ‘head’, ‘chief’.

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

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Deegan Family Origin

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Deegan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    3%

In 1880, the most common Deegan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Deegan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deegan. A less common occupation for the Deegan family was Clerk In Store.

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Deegan Life Expectancy

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