Mcquaig Family History

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Mcquaig Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuaig (unexplained). Compare Quigg.

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


Similar surnames: Mcquain, Mcquaid, Mccuaig, Mccaig, Mcquinn, Mcswain, Mcqueen, Mcguane

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Mcquaig Family Origin

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Mcquaig Family Occupations

What did your Mcquaig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcquaig family was Laborer. The most common Mcquaig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Mcquaig's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk In Saloon and Hired Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcquaig.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Clerk In Saloon

    5%
  • Hired Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Mcquaig Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcquaig Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcquaig lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mcquaig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Mcquaig in 1951 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcquaig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcquaig 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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