Haughey Family History

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Haughey Name Meaning

Irish: shortened form of O’Haughey, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEachaidh ‘descendant of Eachaidh’, a byname meaning ‘horseman’, from each ‘horse’.

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

Similar surnames: Caughey, Haughney, Haugh, Haughn, Mcgaughey, Naugher, Haughton

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Haughey Family Origin

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Haughey Family Occupations

What did your Haughey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Haughey. 6% of Haughey men worked as an Agricultural Labourer and 43% of Haughey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haughey were Aircraft Fitter and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Advertising Clerk
  • Aircraft Fitter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Mental Nurse
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Haughey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Haughey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haughey 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Haughey. 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 Haughey. For the veterans among your Haughey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haughey Life Expectancy

What is the average Haughey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Haughey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Haughey in 1949 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haughey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haughey 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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