Garrigan Family History

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Garrigan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Geargáin or sometimes Ó Geargáin, from a diminutive of garg ‘fierce’.

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

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Garrigan Family Origin

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Garrigan Family Occupations

What did your Garrigan ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Garrigan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, the most common Garrigan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Garrigan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Garrigan family was Blacksmith. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garrigan.

Source: Census data for Garrigan | Data not to scale

Garrigan Historical Records

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Garrigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Garrigan lifespan?

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