Lorigan Family History

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Lorigan Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Irish Lanigan.

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

Similar surnames: Horigan, Longan, Hourigan, Dorian, Lanagan, Lanigan, Loran, Morgan

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Lorigan Family Origin

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Lorigan Family Occupations

What did your Lorigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Motor Body Builder and Hospital Assistant Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lorigan. 50% of Lorigan women worked as a Hospital Assistant Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Motor Body Builder

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Hospital Assistant Nurse
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Lorigan Historical Records

What Lorigan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lorigan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lorigan 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 437 immigration records available for the last name Lorigan. 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 561 military records available for the last name Lorigan. For the veterans among your Lorigan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lorigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorigan lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lorigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lorigan in 1955 was 43, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorigan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorigan 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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