Macpherson Family History

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Macpherson Name Meaning

Scottish: see McPherson.

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

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Macpherson Family Origin

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Macpherson Family Occupations

What did your Macpherson ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    8%
  • Clothier

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Macpherson family was Clothier. The most common Macpherson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Macpherson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macpherson.

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Macpherson Historical Records

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Macpherson Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macpherson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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