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Mcgriff Family History

Mcgriff Name Meaning
Irish: of uncertain origin. Perhaps an altered form of McNiff.

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

80,203 Historical Documents with Mcgriff on Ancestry.com
19,349 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,544 Military Records
212 Immigration Records
12,404 Census and Voter Lists
45,694 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mcgriff Families

  • Number of Mcgriff families
     40 - 77
     14 - 39
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mcgriff families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Mcgriff last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mcgriff census records

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Mcgriff Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Mcgriff families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Mcgriff Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Mcgriff families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Mcgriff

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Mcgriff Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mcgriff census records

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Mcgriff Civil War Service Records

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