Mccloskey Family History

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Mccloskey Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Bhloscaidh ‘son of Bloscadh’ a personal name probably derived from blosc ‘resounding noise’, ‘blast’. This surname is the name of a family from County Derry descended from the O’Kanes; it is also found in Scotland, mainly in Glasgow.

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

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Mccloskey Family Origin

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Mccloskey Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccloskey. A less common occupation for the Mccloskey family was Carpenter. The most common Mccloskey occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Mccloskey's were Laborers.

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Mccloskey Life Expectancy

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