Magruder Family History

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Magruder Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of McGruder.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgruder, Magrum, Marriner, Gruver, Mcguyer, Mauer, Gryder, Lauder

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Magruder Family Origin

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Magruder Family Occupations

What did your Magruder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Magruder family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magruder. The most common Magruder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Magruder's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Magruder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Magruder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Magruder 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 Magruder

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Magruder. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Magruder. For the veterans among your Magruder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Magruder Life Expectancy

What is the average Magruder lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Magruder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Magruder in 1947 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magruder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magruder 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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