Deignan Family History

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Deignan Name Meaning

Irish (Roscommon): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhgeannáin ‘descendant of Duibhgeannán’, a diminutive of Duibhgeann (see Deegan).

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

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Deignan Family Origin

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Deignan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Boot Frerer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deignan family was Dry Goods Merchant. The most common Deignan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Deignan's were Laborers. Laborer, Boot Frerer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deignan.

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Deignan Life Expectancy

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