Mcgaha Family History

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Mcgaha Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eachaidh (see McGaffey).

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


Similar surnames: Magaha, Mcgahan, Mccahan, Mcgaw, Mcada, Mcfall, Mclamb, Mccart

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Mcgaha Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mcgaha name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mcgaha. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    60%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    23%

  • Germanic Europe

    5%

  • Norway

    3%

  • Sweden

    2%

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Mcgaha Family Origin

Where is the Mcgaha family from?

Mcgaha Family Occupations

What did your Mcgaha ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgaha. The most common Mcgaha occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Mcgaha's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcgaha family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Mcgaha Historical Records

What Mcgaha family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mcgaha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgaha 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 160 immigration records available for the last name Mcgaha. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mcgaha. For the veterans among your Mcgaha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgaha Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgaha lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgaha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mcgaha in 1946 was 38, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgaha

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgaha 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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