Coogan Family History

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Coogan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cogadháin ‘son of Cogadhán’, a diminutive from a reduced form of the personal name Cúchogaidh, meaning ‘hound of war’.

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


Similar surnames: Coonan, Coggan, Colgan, Coan, Corgan, Rogan, Hogan, Logan, Cogan

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Coogan Family Origin

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Coogan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Dressmaker

    8%
  • Taylor

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Coogan family was Taylor. The most common Coogan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Coogan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coogan.

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Coogan Historical Records

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Coogan Life Expectancy

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