Eagen Family History

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Eagen Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Egan.

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

Similar surnames: Eagan, Fagen, Eaken, Gagen, Eagon, Dagen, Haden, Eager, Capen, Maren

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Eagen Family Origin

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Eagen Family Occupations

What did your Eagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Beer House Keeper & Coal Miner and Chemical Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eagen. The most common Eagen occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Eagen's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Eagen family was Cotton Operative.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Beer House Keeper & Coal Miner

  • Chemical Laborer

  • Cotton Operative


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

Eagen Historical Records

What Eagen family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Eagen Life Expectancy

What is the average Eagen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Eagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Eagen in 1956 was 29, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eagen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eagen 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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