Cregan Family History

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Cregan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Creegan, or possibly in some cases an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Riagáin ‘son of Riagán’ (see Ryan).

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


Similar surnames: Regan, Crehan, Coogan, Keegan, Corgan, Crean, Creegan, Creagan

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Cregan Family Origin

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Cregan Family Occupations

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  • Boilermaker

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Printer

    14%
  • Book Binder

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cregan family was Book Binder. Boilermaker, Laborer and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cregan. The most common Cregan occupation in Canada was Boilermaker. 14% of Cregan's were Boilermakers.

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Cregan Historical Records

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Cregan Life Expectancy

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