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Origins of the Hogan surname

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About the Hogans

We have a total number of 93222 records for people with the last name Hogan.

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Where do most Hogans live?

In 1921, most Hogans lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Hogans

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 28,000 records for the Hogan surname. The oldest one dates back to 1820.

Who were Hogans most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Hogan first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Hogans

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Hogans in 1921


Domestic Servant






Cotton Weaver


Common Male occupations for Hogans in 1921
General Labourer


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers




Farm Hands


Coal Miner


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