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Mckinnon Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhionghuin, a patronymic from a Gaelic personal name meaning ‘fair born’ or ‘fair son’. It is also translated as Love, and has been taken as being from Gaelic Mac Ionmhuinn ‘son of the beloved one’.

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


Similar surnames: Mckennon, Mckinney, Mcgannon, Mcconnon, Cannon, Mcgilton, Mcinnis

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Mckinnon Family Origin

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Mckinnon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Mckinnon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Mckinnon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mckinnon family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckinnon.

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Mckinnon Historical Records

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Mckinnon Life Expectancy

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