Barragan Family History

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Barragan Name Meaning

nickname for a strong or brave man, from Spanish barragán ‘young man’, ‘warrior’. metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of fustian, a kind of material, Spanish barragán (from Arabic barrakân).

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


Similar surnames: Barriga, Barrera, Berryman, Bartman, Dragan, Barraco, Barabas, Bagan

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Barragan Family Origin

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Barragan Family Occupations

What did your Barragan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Barragan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 57% of Barragan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm Hand and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barragan. A less common occupation for the Barragan family was Farming.

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  • Laborer

    57%
  • Farm Hand

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Farming

    14%

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

Barragan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Barragan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barragan 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 Barragan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Barragan. For the veterans among your Barragan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barragan Life Expectancy

What is the average Barragan lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Barragan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Barragan in 1944 was 22, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barragan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barragan 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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