Mcgannon Family History

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Mcgannon Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhionnáin ‘son of Fionnán’ (see McLennan). This name, from a diminutive of fionn ‘white’, ‘fair’, was borne by several early Irish saints.

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

Similar surnames: Gannon, Mckennon, Mccannon, Mclennan, Cannon, Mckinnon, Mclarnon

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Mcgannon Family Origin

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Mcgannon Family Occupations

What did your Mcgannon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcgannon family was Butchering. The most common Mcgannon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Mcgannon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgannon.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Butchering


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mcgannon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mcgannon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcgannon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgannon 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 528 immigration records available for the last name Mcgannon. 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 584 military records available for the last name Mcgannon. For the veterans among your Mcgannon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgannon Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgannon lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgannon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mcgannon in 1962 was 80, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgannon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgannon 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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