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

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  • Dyers Labourer

    33%
  • Housekeeper

    33%
  • Stone Mason

    33%

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Horkan Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Horkan ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Horkan Life Expectancy

What is the average Horkan lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, Horkan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Horkan in 1962 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

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