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Brannigan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Branagáin ‘descendant of Branagán’, a personal name from a double diminutive of bran ‘raven’. Compare Brennan and Byrne.

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


Similar surnames: Hannigan, Brennan, Lanigan, Ratigan, Halligan, Bragan, Fannin

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Brannigan Family Origin

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Brannigan Family Occupations

What did your Brannigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brannigan. The most common Brannigan occupation in Canada was Farm Laborer. 33% of Brannigan's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Brannigan family was Laborer.

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  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Brannigan Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Brannigan ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Brannigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Brannigan lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, Brannigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brannigan in 1958 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

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Famous Brannigan Family

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