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Corrigan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corragáin ‘descendant of Corragán’, a double diminutive of corr ‘pointed’.

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


Similar surnames: Kerrigan, Horrigan, Berrigan, Merrigan, Corgan, Corrin, Garrigan

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Corrigan Family Origin

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Corrigan Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • General Laborer

    3%
  • Charwoman

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corrigan. A less common occupation for the Corrigan family was Charwoman. The most common Corrigan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Corrigan's were Coal Miners.

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Corrigan Historical Records

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Corrigan Life Expectancy

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