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Gogerty Family History

Gogerty Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of Mac Gogarty, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhógartaigh. Compare Fogarty.

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


Similar surnames: Doherty, Fogarty, Hogarty, Roger, Fogerty, Getty, Faherty, Haggerty

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Where is the Gogerty family from?

You can see how Gogerty families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gogerty family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Gogerty families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Gogerty family living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Gogerty's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Gogerty families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gogerty surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Gogerty ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Gogerty. 30% of Gogerty men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Gogerty women worked as a Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Clerk
    30%
  • Salesman
    20%
  • Tool Maker
    20%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    100%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gogerty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gogerty census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 378 immigration records available for the last name Gogerty. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 494 military records available for the last name Gogerty. For the veterans among your Gogerty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Gogerty lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gogerty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gogerty in 1944 was 27, and 84 in 2004.

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