Hargan Family History

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Hargan Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgáin (see Horgan).

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

Similar surnames: Horgan, Harman, Gargan, Dargan, Hagan, Hartin, Harlan, Haran

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Hargan Family Origin

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Hargan Family Occupations

What did your Hargan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chemical Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hargan. 9% of Hargan men worked as a Chemical Labourer and 45% of Hargan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hargan were Brewery Salesman and Cleaner Child Help

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chemical Labourer
  • Chemical Works Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Brewery Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Drapery Saleswoman
  • Barmaid
  • Cleaner Child Help

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

Hargan Historical Records

What Hargan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Hargan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hargan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hargan. 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 706 military records available for the last name Hargan. For the veterans among your Hargan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hargan Life Expectancy

What is the average Hargan lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hargan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hargan in 1954 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hargan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hargan 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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