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Mcviegh Family History

Mcviegh Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Mcvaugh, Mcveigh, Mcvicar, Mcgough, Mcbeth, Mctighe, Vegh, Mcright

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Where is the Mcviegh family from?

You can see how Mcviegh families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcviegh family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Mcviegh families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 10 Mcviegh families living in Iowa. This was about 50% of all the recorded Mcviegh's in USA. Iowa had the highest population of Mcviegh families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcviegh surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcviegh ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mcviegh ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 170 census records available for the last name Mcviegh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcviegh census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 25 immigration records available for the last name Mcviegh. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 15 military records available for the last name Mcviegh. For the veterans among your Mcviegh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcviegh lifespan?

Average Mcviegh life expectancy in 1981 was 78 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

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