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Harrigan Name Meaning

Northern Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArragáin, a variant of Ó hAnradháin (see Hanrahan).

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

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Harrigan Family Origin

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Harrigan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harrigan. The most common Harrigan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Harrigan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Harrigan family was Blacksmith.

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Harrigan Historical Records

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Harrigan Life Expectancy

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