Mcguigan Family History

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Mcguigan Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Uiginn ‘son of the viking’ (see Higgins) or Mac Guagáin, an altered version of Mag Eochagáin (see Geoghegan).

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


Similar surnames: Mcgrogan, Mcguire, Mcquillan, Mcgowan, Mcgahan, Mcguirk, Mccolgan

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Mcguigan Family Origin

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Mcguigan Family Occupations

What did your Mcguigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcguigan. A less common occupation for the Mcguigan family was Carpenter. The most common Mcguigan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Mcguigan's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Mcguigan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcguigan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcguigan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mcguigan

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcguigan. 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 Mcguigan. For the veterans among your Mcguigan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcguigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcguigan lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mcguigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mcguigan in 1942 was 26, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcguigan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcguigan 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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