Culligan Family History

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Culligan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuileagáin (‘descendant of Cuileagán’), a variant of Ó Colgáin (see Colgan).

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


Similar surnames: Cullinan, Colligan, Mulligan, Nelligan, Galligan, Halligan, Milligan

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Culligan Family Origin

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Culligan Family Occupations

What did your Culligan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bootmaker (Hand Sewid), Bricklayers Lab and Clerk (Steamship Office) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Culligan. The most common Culligan occupation in the UK was Bootmaker (Hand Sewid). 17% of Culligan's were Bootmaker (Hand Sewid)s. A less common occupation for the Culligan family was Dock Labourer.

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  • Bootmaker (Hand Sewid)

    17%
  • Bricklayers Lab

    17%
  • Clerk (Steamship Office)

    17%
  • Dock Labourer

    17%

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

Culligan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Culligan Life Expectancy

What is the average Culligan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Culligan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Culligan in 1959 was 47, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Culligan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Culligan 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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