Mcduffie Family History

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Mcduffie Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Duibhshíthe ‘son of Duibhshíth’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + síth ‘peace’. Compare Duffy 2.

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

Similar surnames: Mcduff, Mcafee, Mchaffie, Mcgiffin, Mcguff, Mcdaris, Duff, Duffin

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Mcduffie Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mcduffie name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mcduffie. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Mali


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Mcduffie Family Origin

Where is the Mcduffie family from?

Mcduffie Family Occupations

What did your Mcduffie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcduffie. A less common occupation for the Mcduffie family was Farming. The most common Mcduffie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Mcduffie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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Mcduffie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Mcduffie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcduffie 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcduffie. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Mcduffie. For the veterans among your Mcduffie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcduffie Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcduffie lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcduffie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcduffie in 1940 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcduffie 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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