Mccargar Family History

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Mccargar Name Meaning

Irish or Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ardghair ‘son of Ardghar’, a variant of the personal name Ardghal (see McArdle).

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

Similar surnames: Mccartan, Mccarter, Mccolgan, Mccary, Mccreary, Mccarthy, Mccart

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Mccargar Family Origin

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Mccargar Family Occupations

What did your Mccargar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mccargar. The most common Mccargar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Mccargar's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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Mccargar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mccargar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccargar 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 253 immigration records available for the last name Mccargar. 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 322 military records available for the last name Mccargar. For the veterans among your Mccargar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccargar Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccargar lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Mccargar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mccargar in 1955 was 57, and 83 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccargar 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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