Dunigan Family History

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Dunigan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Donegan.

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

Similar surnames: Donigan, Dunnigan, Dunagan, Dunegan, Dunivan, Dungan, Dunagin

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Dunigan Family Origin

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Dunigan Family Occupations

What did your Dunigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Inspector and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dunigan. 10% of Dunigan men worked as an Aircraft Inspector and 55% of Dunigan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dunigan were Fireman S R Cargo Boats and Shop Assist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Inspector
  • Builders Labourer Heavy W
  • Cabinet Maker Joiner
  • Fireman S R Cargo Boats

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Bescuit food Demonstrator
  • Shop Assist

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dunigan Historical Records

What Dunigan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Dunigan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dunigan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dunigan. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Dunigan. For the veterans among your Dunigan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dunigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Dunigan lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Dunigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Dunigan in 1940 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dunigan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dunigan 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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