Duggan Family History & Genealogy

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Duggan Last Name History & Origin

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Updated Mar 13, 2018

History

A family of Irish origins who originally were the leaders of the Fir Maighe tribal group in Irish history, a group which gives its name to the now named Fermoy in county Cork. The Duggans had their homelands in Fohenagh, east Galway. There are a number of townland names in the area which bear testimony to this i.e. Ballydoogan (Duggan's town), Carterdoogan (Duggan's quarter) and Dundoogan (Duggan's Fort)

Name Origin

This is an anglicized form of the Olde Gaelic name O Dubhagain. The Gaelic prefix "O" means "grandson" or "male descendant (of)" and the personal name "Dubhagan" the first element of which derives from the Gaelic "dubh" meaning "black" or "dark" and the diminutive suffix "an".

Spellings & Pronunciations

Dugan, Doogan, Dougan, Doughan, Duggin

Nationality & Ethnicity

Irish

Famous People named Duggan

"Hacksaw" Jim Duggan ( American professional wrestler )

Early Duggans

These are the earliest records we have of the Duggan family.

1782 - 1862
1795 - 1865
1796 - 1881
1797 - 1886
1808 - 1888
1810 - 1897
1814 - 1903
1817 - 1903
1821 - 1911
1826 - 1912

Duggan Family Members

Duggan Family Tree

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Most Common First Names

Sample of 20 Duggan Biographies

Unknown - Unknown
Feb 9, 1933 - May 5, 2001
Nov 13, 1891 - April 1976
Jan 7, 1911 - April 1967
Jul 15, 1905 - April 1978
Oct 1, 1913 - Sep 11, 1992
Mar 24, 1901 - January 1980
Mar 17, 1913 - February 1986
Jul 2, 1933 - May 13, 2010
Feb 22, 1898 - October 1969
Oct 1, 1886 - January 1970
c. 1944 - Unknown
c. 1853 - Jun 15, 1929
Unknown - Unknown
1802 - 1869
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
1871 - 1954
1908 - 1976
c. 1917 - Unknown

Duggan Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Duggan family member is 67.3 years old according to our database of 6,804 people with the last name Duggan that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

67.3 years

Oldest Duggans

These are the longest-lived members of the Duggan family on AncientFaces.

Feb 11, 1879 - October 1987
108 years
Sep 6, 1879 - January 1986
106 years
Mar 16, 1891 - Nov 3, 1995
104 years
Jan 27, 1898 - Apr 29, 1999
101 years
Sep 30, 1896 - Sep 20, 1998
101 years
Nov 26, 1902 - Jan 9, 2004
101 years
Jan 22, 1909 - Dec 4, 2010
101 years
Dec 11, 1888 - May 17, 1990
101 years
Sep 30, 1878 - September 1980
101 years
May 3, 1904 - Dec 17, 2005
101 years

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