O'donoghue Family History

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O'donoghue Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Donnchadha ‘descendant of Donnchadh’ (see Donahue).

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


Similar surnames: Donahue, O'donovan, Mcdonough, O'toole, Minogue, O'donnell, O'donohue

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O'donoghue Family Origin

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O'donoghue Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    12%
  • Asst Super Assurance Co

    4%
  • Broker & Ag. Labourer

    4%
  • Chemical Labourer (Man Chem)

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the O'donoghue family was Chemical Labourer (Man Chem). The most common O'donoghue occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 12% of O'donoghue's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Asst Super Assurance Co and Broker & Ag. Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'donoghue.

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O'donoghue Historical Records

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O'donoghue Life Expectancy

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