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Mcgibbon Family History

Mcgibbon Name Meaning
Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giobúin, a patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Gilbert, found in Connacht and Limerick in Ireland, and also in Scotland, where it is sometimes Anglicized as McKibben.

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

64,107 Historical Documents with Mcgibbon on Ancestry.com
18,086 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,176 Military Records
4,025 Immigration Records
15,495 Census and Voter Lists
24,325 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mcgibbon Families

  • Number of Mcgibbon families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mcgibbon families
     34 - 66
     12 - 33
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mcgibbon families
     171 - 339
     58 - 170
     1 - 57
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mcgibbon Family Origin

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Mcgibbon Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Mcgibbon

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Mcgibbon Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mcgibbon census records

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Mcgibbon Civil War Service Records

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