Mcgillis Family History

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Mcgillis Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Iosa ‘son of the servant of Jesus’. Compare McLeish.

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


Similar surnames: Gillis, Mcgill, Mcginnis, Mckillip, Mcmillin, Mcinnis, Mcnelis

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Mcgillis Family Origin

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Mcgillis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcgillis family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgillis. The most common Mcgillis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Mcgillis's were Farmers.

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Mcgillis Historical Records

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Mcgillis Life Expectancy

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