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Magill Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Mac an Ghoill ‘son of the lowlander or stranger’. In Ireland the name was given to the descendants of early Anglo-Norman settlers. probably in some cases a short form of a surname beginning Mac Giolla.

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

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Magill Family Origin

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Magill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Magill family was Carpenter. The most common Magill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Magill's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magill.

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Magill Life Expectancy

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