Macphail Family History

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Macphail Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: see McPhail.

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


Similar surnames: Mcphail, Mcphaul, Macnair, Macneal, Macphee, Mackall, Macneil

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Macphail Family Origin

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Macphail Family Occupations

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

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  • Crofter

    9%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • Shepherd

    5%

In 1881, the most common Macphail occupation in the UK was Crofter. 9% of Macphail's were Crofters. A less common occupation for the Macphail family was Shepherd. Crofter, Farmer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macphail.

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Macphail Historical Records

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Macphail Life Expectancy

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