Mcmurtry Family History

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Mcmurtry Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Muircheartaigh ‘son of Muircheartach’, a personal name meaning ‘navigator’, from muir ‘sea’ + ceartach ‘ruler’.

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

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Mcmurtry Family Origin

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Mcmurtry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcmurtry family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcmurtry. The most common Mcmurtry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Mcmurtry's were Farmers.

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Mcmurtry Historical Records

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Mcmurtry Life Expectancy

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