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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


Similar surnames: Mcgill, Gill, Mill, Magie, Magin, Mavity, Dahill, Cahill, Hamill

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Magill Family Origin

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Magill Family Occupations

What did your Magill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magill. 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.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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Magill Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Magill ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Magill Life Expectancy

What is the average Magill lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Magill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Magill in 1944 was 36, and 82 in 2004.

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