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Magowan Family Origin

Where is the Magowan family from?

Magowan Family Occupations

What did your Magowan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Magowan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Magowan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Magowan family was Retail Grocer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magowan.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Retail Grocer


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

Magowan Historical Records

What Magowan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Magowan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Magowan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Magowan

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Magowan. 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 Card

There are 947 military records available for the last name Magowan. For the veterans among your Magowan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Magowan Life Expectancy

What is the average Magowan lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2003, in the United States, Magowan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Magowan in 1952 was 53, and 91 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magowan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magowan 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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