Mcwhirter Family History

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Mcwhirter Name Meaning

Scottish (Ayrshire) and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Chruiteir ‘son of the harpist or fiddler’, from Gaelic cruitear ‘harpist’, ‘fiddler’.

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

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Mcwhirter Family Origin

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Mcwhirter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcwhirter family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcwhirter. The most common Mcwhirter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Mcwhirter's were Farmers.

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Mcwhirter Historical Records

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Mcwhirter Life Expectancy

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