Mccowan Family History

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Mccowan Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eoghain (see McEwen). Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Comhghain ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Comhghan’ (see McElhone).

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


Similar surnames: Mcgowan, Mcconn, Mcelwain, Mccrohan, Mccoin, Mcowen, Mccook, Mccolgan

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Mccowan Family Origin

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Mccowan Family Occupations

What did your Mccowan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccowan. A less common occupation for the Mccowan family was Clerk In Store. The most common Mccowan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Mccowan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    3%

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Mccowan Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mccowan ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Mccowan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccowan lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, Mccowan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mccowan in 1943 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

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Famous Mccowan Family

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