Gaugh Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McGaugh. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Gach or Gauch.

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


Similar surnames: Baugh, Gough, Paugh, Vaugh, Haugh, Bough, Vaught, Gasch, Raught

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Gaugh Family Origin

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Gaugh Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Lab

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Grocer

    17%
  • Road Lab Foreman To Local Board

    17%

In 1881, the most common Gaugh occupation in the UK was Agricultural Lab. 17% of Gaugh's were Agricultural Labs. Agricultural Lab, Blacksmith and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaugh. A less common occupation for the Gaugh family was Road Lab Foreman To Local Board.

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Gaugh Historical Records

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Gaugh Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Gaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gaugh in 1959 was 37, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaugh

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