Mcgourty Family History

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Mcgourty Name Meaning

Irish: probably an altered form of McGourkey, Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhorchaidh, a patronymic from the personal name Dorchadh, a derivative of dorcha ‘dark’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgroarty, Mccurdy, Mcgough, Mccorry, Mcgorry, Mcmurtry, Mcgarry

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Mcgourty Family Origin

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Mcgourty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Boiler Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Carpenter H.

    8%

In 1880, the most common Mcgourty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Mcgourty's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcgourty family was Carpenter H.. Farmer, Boiler Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgourty.

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Mcgourty Historical Records

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Mcgourty Life Expectancy

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