Swanigan Family History

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Swanigan Name Meaning

Irish: of uncertain origin; perhaps an Anglicized form of a Gaelic Ó Suibhneacháin, which is not recorded in Ireland, but is possibly a pet form of Ó Suibhne (see Sweeney).

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

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Swanigan Family Origin

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Swanigan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Hod Carrier

    14%
  • Laboring

    14%
  • Salesman

    14%

In 1880, the most common Swanigan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Swanigan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Swanigan family was Salesman. Farmer, Hod Carrier and Laboring were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swanigan.

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Swanigan Historical Records

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Swanigan Life Expectancy

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