Mcevoy Family History

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Mcevoy Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster) and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Bhuidhe ‘son of the yellow-haired lad’. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhíodhbhuidhe, a patronymic, originally (the genitive has been altered) from fíodhbhadhach ‘woodman’. In east Ulster this surname has sometimes been used in place of McVeigh.

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

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Mcevoy Family Origin

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Mcevoy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Grocer

    2%

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

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