Mcgavin Family History

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Mcgavin Name Meaning

Scottish (Elgin and Galloway): possibly variant of McGowan.

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

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Mcgavin Family Origin

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Mcgavin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    8%

In 1880, the most common Mcgavin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Mcgavin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgavin. A less common occupation for the Mcgavin family was Coal Miner.

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Mcgavin Historical Records

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Mcgavin Life Expectancy

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