Horgan Family History

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Horgan Name Meaning

shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAragáin, a reduced form of Ó hAnradgáin (see Hanrahan). (County Cork): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgáin ‘descendant of Argán’. 1 and 2 are related, but arose from variants that existed in Irish before Anglicization.

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


Similar surnames: Horan, Hogan, Horkan, Corgan, Hargan, Dorgan, Lordan, Hagan, Foran

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Horgan Family Origin

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Horgan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Grocer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Horgan family was Grocer. The most common Horgan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 12% of Horgan's were Laborers. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horgan.

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Horgan Historical Records

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Horgan Life Expectancy

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