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Hogarty Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Fogarty (with loss of the initial F- of the personal name Fógartach).

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


Similar surnames: Fogarty, Harty, Gogerty, Roarty, Howarth, Hagarty, Hearty, Hegarty

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Where is the Hogarty family from?

You can see how Hogarty families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hogarty family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hogarty families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Hogarty families living in New York. This was about 40% of all the recorded Hogarty's in USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Hogarty families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hogarty surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hogarty ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hogarty. 16% of Hogarty men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Hogarty women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hogarty were Truck Driver and Teacher. .

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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
    16%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Chauffeur
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    10%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    22%
  • Stenographer
    19%
  • School Teacher
    10%
  • Teacher
    10%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hogarty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hogarty 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hogarty. 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 838 military records available for the last name Hogarty. For the veterans among your Hogarty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hogarty lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hogarty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hogarty in 1962 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

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