Corgan Family History

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Corgan Name Meaning

Possibly a variant spelling of northern Irish Corken, a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corcáin ‘descendant of Corcán’.

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

Similar surnames: Corban, Horgan, Dorgan, Coogan, Colgan, Coggan, Logan, Coan, Coran

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Corgan Family Origin

Where is the Corgan family from?

Corgan Family Occupations

What did your Corgan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Charwoman and Decorator were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corgan. A less common occupation for the Corgan family was Laborer. The most common Corgan occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Corgan's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Charwoman

  • Decorator

  • Laborer


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

Corgan Historical Records

What Corgan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Corgan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corgan 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 633 immigration records available for the last name Corgan. 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 596 military records available for the last name Corgan. For the veterans among your Corgan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Corgan Life Expectancy

What is the average Corgan lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Corgan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Corgan in 1962 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corgan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Corgan 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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