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Phagan Surname Meaning

Irish: variant of Fagan .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Feagan, Reagan, Hagin, Ragan, Payan, Hagans, Haggan, Shahan, Haran

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Where is the Phagan family from?

You can see how Phagan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Phagan family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Phagan families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 6 Phagan families living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Phagan's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Phagan families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Phagan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Phagan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Phagan. 45% of Phagan men worked as a Farmer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Bus Driver
  • New Worker
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Phagan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Phagan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 106 immigration records available for the last name Phagan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 558 military records available for the last name Phagan. For the veterans among your Phagan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Phagan lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Phagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Phagan in 1961 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

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