Megahan Family History

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Megahan Name Meaning

with the stress on the first syllable, this is an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maothagáin ‘descendant of Maothagán’, a derivative of maoth ‘soft’. with the stress on the second syllable, it is a variant of McGahan.

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


Similar surnames: Megan, Mcgahan, Meehan, Gahan, Mahan, Monahan, Teahan, Lenahan

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Megahan Family Origin

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Megahan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Plasterer

    15%
  • Tailor

    15%

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In 1880, the most common Megahan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Megahan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Megahan family was Tailor. Laborer, Farmer and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Megahan.

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Megahan Historical Records

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Megahan Life Expectancy

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