Megan Name Meaning

with the stress on the first syllable, this is an Anglicized form of Gaelic Meighan, which, according to MacLysaght, is usually a variant of Meehan or occasionally of Megahan. with the stress on the second syllable, a variant of McGahan.

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

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Megan Family Origin

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Megan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Coachman

    4%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Megan. A less common occupation for the Megan family was Coachman. The most common Megan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Megan's were Laborers.

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Megan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Megan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Megan in 1966 was 66, and 87 in 2004.

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