Mcgowen Family History

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Mcgowen Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of McGowan.

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

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Mcgowen Family Origin

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Mcgowen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Mcgowen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Mcgowen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcgowen family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgowen.

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Mcgowen Historical Records

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Mcgowen Life Expectancy

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