Dugan Name Meaning

reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhagáin ‘descendant of Dubhagán’, a byname representing a double diminutive of dubh ‘black’, ‘dark’ (see Duff). reduced Anglicized form of Ó Duibhginn (see Deegan).

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


Similar surnames: Drugan, Dungan, Dugal, Deegan, Logan, Duggan, Duzan, Degan, Wogan

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Dugan Family Origin

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Dugan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farmer Son

    4%
  • Fisherman

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dugan family was Fisherman. The most common Dugan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Dugan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dugan.

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Dugan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Dugan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dugan in 1940 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dugan

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