Dungan Family History

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Dungan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Donnagáin ‘descendant of Donnagán’ (see Donegan).

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


Similar surnames: Dugan, Duncan, Dunn, Duggan, Dunagan, Drugan, Duignan, Deegan, Dunkin

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Dungan Family Origin

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Dungan Family Occupations

What did your Dungan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Butcher, Engineer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dungan. The most common Dungan occupation in Canada was Butcher. 33% of Dungan's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Dungan family was House Keeper.

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  • Butcher

    33%
  • Engineer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • House Keeper

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dungan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dungan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dungan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dungan 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dungan. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dungan. For the veterans among your Dungan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dungan Life Expectancy

What is the average Dungan lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Dungan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dungan in 1945 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dungan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dungan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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