Mcguirk Family History

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Mcguirk Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Cuirc, patronymic from the personal name Corc ‘heart’. Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Oirc, patronymic from the personal name Orc, from orc ‘pig’.

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

Similar surnames: Mcguire, Mcguirl, Quirk, Mcginn, Mcgill, Mcgurrin, Mcgurl, Mcgirr

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Mcguirk Family Origin

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Mcguirk Family Occupations

What did your Mcguirk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcguirk. A less common occupation for the Mcguirk family was Tailor. The most common Mcguirk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Mcguirk's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Tailor


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

Mcguirk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Mcguirk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcguirk 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcguirk. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mcguirk. For the veterans among your Mcguirk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcguirk Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcguirk lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mcguirk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Mcguirk in 1948 was 35, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcguirk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcguirk 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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