Hogan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓgáin ‘descendant of Ógán’, a personal name from a diminutive of óg ‘young’, also ‘young warrior’. In the south, some bearers claim descent from an uncle of Brian Boru. In northern Ireland a surname of the same form was Anglicized as Hagan.

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

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Hogan Family Origin

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Hogan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hogan. A less common occupation for the Hogan family was Farm Laborer. The most common Hogan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Hogan's were Farmers.

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Hogan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Hogan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hogan in 1940 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hogan

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