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Where is the Harrigan family from?
You can see how Harrigan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Harrigan family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Harrigan families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 114 Harrigan families living in London. This was about 50% of all the recorded Harrigan's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Harrigan families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Harrigan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Harrigan. 40% of Harrigan men worked as a General Labourer and 82% of Harrigan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harrigan were Sheet Metal Worker and Housekeeper. .