Mcginnis Family History

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Mcginnis Name Meaning

Irish (also Galloway in western Scotland): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Aonghuis ‘son of Aonghus’ (see Angus). Compare Scottish McInnis. This is the surname of a chieftain family in western County Down.

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

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Mcginnis Family Origin

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Mcginnis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, the most common Mcginnis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Mcginnis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcginnis. A less common occupation for the Mcginnis family was Blacksmith.

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Mcginnis Historical Records

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Mcginnis Life Expectancy

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