Keegan Family History

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Keegan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodhagáin ‘son of Aodhagán’, a personal name that is a pet form of the ancient Irish personal name Aodh ‘fire’ (see McKay).

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


Similar surnames: Mckeegan, Keenan, Keelan, Regan, Deegan, Keeven, Deehan, Meehan

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Keegan Family Origin

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Keegan Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Carter

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keegan. A less common occupation for the Keegan family was Carter. The most common Keegan occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Keegan's were Labourers.

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Keegan Historical Records

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Keegan Life Expectancy

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