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Gaughan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gaoithin (see Gahan).

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

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Gaughan Family Origin

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Gaughan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Miner

    4%

In 1880, the most common Gaughan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Gaughan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaughan. A less common occupation for the Gaughan family was Miner.

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Gaughan Historical Records

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Gaughan Life Expectancy

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