Geraghty Family History

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Geraghty Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Oireachtaigh ‘son of Oireachtach’, a byname meaning ‘member of the assembly’ or ‘frequenting assemblies’.

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

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Geraghty Family Origin

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Geraghty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Miner

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geraghty. A less common occupation for the Geraghty family was Miner. The most common Geraghty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Geraghty's were Farmers.

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Geraghty Historical Records

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Geraghty Life Expectancy

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Famous Geraghty Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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