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 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Fegan. 20% of Fegan men worked as a Bricklayer and 78% of Fegan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fegan were Dock Labourer Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
    20%
  • Umbrella Frame Maker
    20%
  • Builders Labourer
    20%
  • Dock Labourer Heavy Worker
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    78%
  • Incapacitated
    4%
  • Unpaid Household Duties
    4%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    4%

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

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.

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