Culligan Family History

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Culligan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuileagáin (‘descendant of Cuileagán’), a variant of Ó Colgáin (see Colgan).

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


Similar surnames: Cullinan, Colligan, Mulligan, Nelligan, Galligan, Halligan, Milligan

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Culligan Family Origin

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Culligan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Spinner

    11%
  • Teemster

    11%
  • Farmers Son

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Spinner and Teemster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Culligan. The most common Culligan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Culligan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Culligan family was Farmers Son.

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Culligan Historical Records

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Culligan Life Expectancy

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