Mcguff Family History

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Mcguff Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhuibh, a patronymic from the personal name or byname Dubh ‘black’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcduff, Mcniff, Cuff, Mcguane, Duff, Mcguffey, Mcgough, Mcelduff

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Mcguff Family Origin

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Mcguff Family Occupations

What did your Mcguff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mcguff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Mcguff's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcguff. A less common occupation for the Mcguff family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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

Mcguff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcguff Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcguff lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mcguff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Mcguff in 1951 was 63, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcguff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcguff 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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