Mcquillan Family History

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Mcquillan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Uighilín ‘son of Huguelin’, a double diminutive of the Norman personal name Hugh. This is the name of an important family in County Antrim. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuilinn (see McCullen). Scottish (of Irish origin): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coilín (Irish), Mac Cailein (Scottish), a patronymic from the personal name Coilín or Cailean. See Collins.

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

Similar surnames: Mcquilkin, Mclean, Quinlan, Mcgill, Mcmillan, Mcclellan, Mccullen

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Mcquillan Family Origin

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Mcquillan Family Occupations

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

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


In 1880, the most common Mcquillan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Mcquillan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcquillan. A less common occupation for the Mcquillan family was Farm Laborer.

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Mcquillan Historical Records

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Mcquillan Life Expectancy

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