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Donegan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Donnagáin ‘descendant of Donnagán’, a personal name from a double diminutive of donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’.

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

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Donegan Family Origin

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Donegan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

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Donegan Life Expectancy

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