Mehegan Family History

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Mehegan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maothagáin ‘descendant of Maothagán’, a personal name derived from a diminutive of maoth ‘soft’.

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


Similar surnames: Meehan, Meenan, Keegan, Deegan, Mahan, Phelan, O'regan, Keelan

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Mehegan Family Origin

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Mehegan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mehegan. A less common occupation for the Mehegan family was Clerk In Store. The most common Mehegan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Mehegan's were Laborers.

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Mehegan Historical Records

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Mehegan Life Expectancy

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