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Mcguigan Family History

Mcguigan Name Meaning
Northern Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Uiginn ‘son of the viking’ (see Higgins) or Mac Guagáin, an altered version of Mag Eochagáin (see Geoghegan).

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

108,166 Historical Documents with Mcguigan on Ancestry
32,477 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
5,014 Military Records
5,802 Immigration Records
25,683 Census and Voter Lists
39,190 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mcguigan Families

  • Number of Mcguigan families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mcguigan families
     152 - 301
     51 - 151
     1 - 50
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mcguigan census records

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Mcguigan Family Origin

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Mcguigan Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Mcguigan Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Mcguigan census records

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Military Service by Mcguigan

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