Gagan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Gahan or Geoghegan.

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


Similar surnames: Gagen, Gagon, Geagan, Gavan, Ragan, Eagan, Agan, Cagan, Lagan, Fagan

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Gagan Family Origin

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Gagan Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    14%
  • Bookbinders Porter

    7%
  • Boot Closer

    7%
  • Farm Lab

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gagan family was Farm Lab. Labourer, Bookbinders Porter and Boot Closer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gagan. The most common Gagan occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Gagan's were Labourers.

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Gagan Historical Records

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Gagan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Gagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gagan in 1947 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gagan

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