Bradigan Family History

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Bradigan Name Meaning

Irish (Roscommon): reduced Americanized form of Ó Bradagáin ‘descendant of Bradagán’, a byname possibly derived from bród ‘pride’.

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


Similar surnames: Ratigan, Brannigan, Madigan, Redican, Brodigan, Branigan, Bragan

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Bradigan Family Origin

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Bradigan Family Occupations

What did your Bradigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bradigan family was Car Inspector. Farmer, Keeping House and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bradigan. The most common Bradigan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Bradigan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Car Inspector

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Bradigan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bradigan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bradigan 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 Bradigan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Bradigan. For the veterans among your Bradigan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bradigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Bradigan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bradigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bradigan in 1959 was 57, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bradigan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bradigan 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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