Duggan Family History

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Duggan Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of Dugan. English (Herefordshire): from a reduced and altered form of the Welsh personal name Cadwgan (see Cadogan).

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


Similar surnames: Dungan, Duggin, Dougan, Dugger, Dugal, Drugan, Durgan, Dorgan, Degan

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Duggan Family Origin

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Duggan Family Occupations

What did your Duggan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Duggan. 19% of Duggan men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Duggan women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duggan were Clerk and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Fisherman
    9%
  • Labourer
    7%
  • Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    16%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Farmer
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Duggan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 148,000 census records available for the last name Duggan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duggan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 57,000 immigration records available for the last name Duggan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 25,000 military records available for the last name Duggan. For the veterans among your Duggan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duggan Life Expectancy

What is the average Duggan lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Duggan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Duggan in 1942 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duggan

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