Hogan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓgáin ‘descendant of Ógán’, a personal name from a diminutive of óg ‘young’, also ‘young warrior’. In the south, some bearers claim descent from an uncle of Brian Boru. In northern Ireland a surname of the same form was Anglicized as Hagan.

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


Similar surnames: Hagan, Honan, Logan, Horan, Horgan, Rogan, Hoban, Gogan, Bogan, Toran

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Hogan Family Origin

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Hogan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Servant

    6%

In 1881, the most common Hogan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Hogan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hogan family was Servant. Farmer, Labourer and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hogan.

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Hogan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Hogan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hogan in 1940 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hogan

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