Rogan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruadhagáin ‘son of Ruadhagán’, a personal name from a diminutive of ruadh ‘red’.

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


Similar surnames: Ronan, Logan, Gogan, Hogan, Brogan, Regan, Grogan, Rohan, Bogan

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Rogan Family Origin

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Rogan Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Shoemaker

    3%
  • Chemical Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rogan family was Chemical Labourer. Coal Miner, Labourer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rogan. The most common Rogan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Rogan's were Coal Miners.

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Rogan Historical Records

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Rogan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Rogan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rogan in 1941 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rogan

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