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Mcgahey Family History

Mcgahey Name Meaning
Irish: variant of McGaughey.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

44,122 Historical Documents with Mcgahey on Ancestry.com
11,208 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,643 Military Records
1,211 Immigration Records
8,828 Census and Voter Lists
21,232 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mcgahey Families

  • Number of Mcgahey families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mcgahey families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mcgahey families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mcgahey Family Origin

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Mcgahey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Mcgahey

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Mcgahey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mcgahey census records

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Mcgahey Civil War Service Records

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