Geoghan Family History

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Geoghan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of Geoghegan.

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


Similar surnames: Geoghegan, Gaughan, Gogan, Logan, Gean, Geagan, Croghan, Grogan

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Geoghan Family Origin

Where is the Geoghan family from?

Geoghan Family Occupations

What did your Geoghan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Geoghan family was Shale Miner. The most common Geoghan occupation in the UK was Cotton Operative (C W). 25% of Geoghan's were Cotton Operative (C W)s. Cotton Operative (C W), Porter and Railway Porter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geoghan.

View Census data for Geoghan | Data not to scale

  • Cotton Operative (C W)

    25%
  • Porter

    25%
  • Railway Porter

    25%
  • Shale Miner

    25%

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

Geoghan Historical Records

What Geoghan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Geoghan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geoghan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Geoghan

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Geoghan. 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 Geoghan. For the veterans among your Geoghan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geoghan Life Expectancy

What is the average Geoghan lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Geoghan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Geoghan in 1958 was 55, and 57 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geoghan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geoghan 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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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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