Fegan Family History

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Fegan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fiacháin or Ó Feichín (see Feehan).

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

Similar surnames: Fagan, Egan, Regan, Megan, Logan, Rogan, Deegan, Dean, Feagan, Wean

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Fegan Family Origin

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Fegan Family Occupations

What did your Fegan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, General Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fegan. The most common Fegan occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Fegan's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Fegan family was Annuitant.

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  • Labourer

  • General Laborer

  • Painter

  • Annuitant


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

Fegan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Fegan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fegan 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Fegan. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Fegan. For the veterans among your Fegan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fegan Life Expectancy

What is the average Fegan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Fegan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Fegan in 1959 was 63, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fegan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fegan 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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