Lagan Family History

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Lagan Name Meaning

reduced form of McLagan. variant of Logan.

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

Similar surnames: Agan, Logan, Fagan, Langan, Hagan, Lanagan, Cagan, Gagan, Ragan

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Lagan Family Origin

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Lagan Family Occupations

What did your Lagan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lagan occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Lagan's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Lagan family was Chemical Labourer. Labourer, Baker Journeyman and Book Work (Binder) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lagan.

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  • Labourer

  • Baker Journeyman

  • Book Work (Binder)

  • Chemical Labourer


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

Lagan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Lagan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lagan 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lagan. 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 Lagan. For the veterans among your Lagan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lagan Life Expectancy

What is the average Lagan lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lagan in 1963 was 72, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lagan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lagan 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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