Caughran Family History

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Caughran Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish and Scottish Caughron.

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


Similar surnames: Caughron, Coughran, Coughlan, Cashman, Loughman, Gaughran, Maughan

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Caughran Family Origin

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Caughran Family Occupations

What did your Caughran ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Caughran occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Caughran's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Caughran family was Lawyer & Farms. Farmer, Dealer In Grain and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caughran.

View Census data for Caughran | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    68%
  • Dealer In Grain

    5%
  • Farms

    5%
  • Lawyer & Farms

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Caughran Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Caughran Life Expectancy

What is the average Caughran lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Caughran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Caughran in 1942 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caughran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caughran 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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