Ragan Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Irish Regan.

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


Similar surnames: Reagan, Ragans, Ragain, Eagan, Agan, Ragin, Ragen, Fagan, Gagan

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Ragan Family Origin

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Ragan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Scholar

    9%

In 1881, Farmer, Laborer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ragan. A less common occupation for the Ragan family was Scholar. The most common Ragan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Ragan's were Farmers.

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Ragan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Ragan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ragan in 1940 was 29, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ragan

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