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Gaughran Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Eachráin, a patronymic from the personal name Eachrán, of uncertain origin, perhaps containing the element each- ‘horse’. Compare Gahan 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gaughan, Loughran, Faughnan, Haughton, Gargan, Gavaghan, Laughlin

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Gaughran Family Origin

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Gaughran Family Occupations

What did your Gaughran ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaughran. The most common Gaughran occupation in the USA was Laborer. 45% of Gaughran's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Gaughran family was Engineer.

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  • Laborer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Boot Maker

    9%
  • Engineer

    9%

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Gaughran Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gaughran ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gaughran Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaughran lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Gaughran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gaughran in 1954 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

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