Horkan Family History

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Horkan Name Meaning

shortened anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAnradháin (see Hanrahan). (County Mayo): variant of Harkin 2.

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


Similar surnames: Horgan, Horan, Corgan, Moran, Doran, Honan, Harman, Morken, Boran

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Horkan Family Origin

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Horkan Family Occupations

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  • Dyers Labourer

    33%
  • Housekeeper

    33%
  • Stone Mason

    33%

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In 1881, the most common Horkan occupation in the UK was Dyers Labourer. 33% of Horkan's were Dyers Labourers. A less common occupation for the Horkan family was Stone Mason. Dyers Labourer and Housekeeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Horkan.

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Horkan Historical Records

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Horkan Life Expectancy

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