Magoun Family History

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Magoun Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Scottish and Irish McGowan. Compare Magoon.

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

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Magoun Family Origin

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Magoun Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Music Dealer

    7%
  • Ship Carpenter

    7%
  • Stone Mason

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Magoun family was Stone Mason. The most common Magoun occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Magoun's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Music Dealer and Ship Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magoun.

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Magoun Historical Records

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Magoun Life Expectancy

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