Mahood Family History

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Mahood Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUid ‘descendant of Ud’, in which Ó ‘descendant’ has been replaced by Mac ‘son’. The family of Ó hUid were hereditary poets to the O’Neills in Ulster.

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

Similar surnames: Hood, Mahon, Mcadoo, Marron, Mahan, Magoon, Lahood, Mahone, Maloon

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Mahood Family Origin

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Mahood Family Occupations

What did your Mahood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mahood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mahood's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mahood. A less common occupation for the Mahood family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Barber


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

Mahood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Mahood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mahood census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mahood. 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 Mahood. For the veterans among your Mahood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mahood Life Expectancy

What is the average Mahood lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mahood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mahood in 1948 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mahood 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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