Kerrigan Family History

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Kerrigan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciaragáin ‘descendant of Ciaragán’, a byname from a double diminutive of ciar ‘black’, ‘dark’.

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

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Kerrigan Family Origin

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Kerrigan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Keeps House

    3%

In 1880, the most common Kerrigan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Kerrigan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kerrigan family was Keeps House. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kerrigan.

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Kerrigan Historical Records

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Kerrigan Life Expectancy

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