Mcgivney Family History

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Mcgivney Name Meaning

Irish (especially County Cavan): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhuibhne, a patronymic from Duibhne, a personal name from duibhne ‘disagreeable’, ‘ill-going’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgibney, Mcgeeney, Mcginley, Mckinney, Mcginty, Mcgivern, Mccraney

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Mcgivney Family Origin

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Mcgivney Family Occupations

What did your Mcgivney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bartender and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgivney. The most common Mcgivney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 7% of Mcgivney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcgivney family was Brass Moulder.

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Bartender

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Brass Moulder

    4%

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

Mcgivney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcgivney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgivney 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcgivney. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mcgivney. For the veterans among your Mcgivney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgivney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgivney lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgivney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mcgivney in 1954 was 23, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgivney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgivney 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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