Magaw Family History

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Magaw Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: see McCaw.

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

Similar surnames: Mcgaw, Magee, Ragan, Pagan, Mcgraw, Mara, Gagan, Agan, Mahar, Maag

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Magaw Family Origin

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Magaw Family Occupations

What did your Magaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Magaw occupation in the UK was Lab - Unemployed B. Health. 100% of Magaw's were Lab - Unemployed B. Healths.

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  • Lab - Unemployed B. Health


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

Magaw Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Magaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Magaw lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Magaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Magaw in 1948 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magaw 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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