Mcgarr Family History

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Mcgarr Name Meaning

Irish or Scottish: probably a variant of McGirr.

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

Similar surnames: Mcgarry, Mcgirr, Mcgary, Mccard, Mcgurk, Carr, Mcnall, Mcgaw, Mccary

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Mcgarr Family Origin

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Mcgarr Family Occupations

What did your Mcgarr ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cotton Warper and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mcgarr. The most common Mcgarr occupation in the UK was Cotton Warper. 50% of Mcgarr's were Cotton Warpers.

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  • Cotton Warper

  • Laborer


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

Mcgarr Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mcgarr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgarr 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcgarr. 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 Mcgarr. For the veterans among your Mcgarr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgarr Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgarr lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgarr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Mcgarr in 1952 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgarr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgarr 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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