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Origins of the Minnigan surname

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About the Minnigans

We have a total number of 111 records for people with the last name Minnigan.

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Where do most Minnigans live?

In 1921, most Minnigans lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about Minnigans

How common is your surname?

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

We have 60 records for the Minnigan surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Minnigans most likely to marry?




Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Minnigans.

What are the most common Minnigan first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Annie
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Minnigans

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

Common Female occupations for Minnigans in 1921
Jute Weaver


Calico Weaver


Cotton Piecer


Dairymaid On Farm


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Minnigans in 1921
Coal Miner




City Porter




Dock Laborer


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