William Howard Hagan

30 November 1924–23 April 1982 (Age 57)
Barren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William Howard

When William Howard Hagan was born on 30 November 1924, in Barren, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Thomas Hagan, was 25 and his mother, Mamie Helen Morgan, was 20. He had at least 3 sons. He lived in Green, Kentucky, United States in 1935 and Magisterial District 4 Donansburg, Green, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 23 April 1982, at the age of 57, and was buried in Macedonia Cemetery, Keene, Jessamine, Kentucky, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Howard Hagan
Ernest Howard Hagan
Sidney Earl Hagan
Ricky Lynn Hagan

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 2

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 17

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÁgáin ‘descendant of Ógán’, a personal name from a diminutive of óg ‘young’. 2. reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAodhagáin ‘descendant of Aodhagán’, a personal name formed from a double diminutive of Aodh meaning ‘fire’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • William H Hagan in household of William T Hagan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William H Hagens, "Kentucky, Vital Record Indexes, 1911-1999"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.