Horrigan Family History

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Horrigan Name Meaning

reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAnradháin (see Hanrahan). (in counties Cork and Kerry) variant of Horgan.

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


Similar surnames: Harrigan, Corrigan, Horgan, Horigan, Berrigan, Horkan, Hourigan

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Horrigan Family Origin

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Horrigan Family Occupations

What did your Horrigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Horrigan family was Tailor. The most common Horrigan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Horrigan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horrigan.

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Tailor

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Horrigan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Horrigan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Horrigan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Horrigan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Horrigan. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Horrigan. For the veterans among your Horrigan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Horrigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Horrigan lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Horrigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Horrigan in 1945 was 24, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Horrigan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Horrigan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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