Mcgarrah Family History

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Mcgarrah Name Meaning

Irish: shortened form of McGarraher, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhearchair ‘son of Fearchar’, a personal name composed of the elements fear ‘man’ + car ‘dear’, ‘loving’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgarry, Mccarron, Mcgurrin, Mccartan, Mcgarvey, Mcgrath, Mccargar

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Mcgarrah Family Origin

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Mcgarrah Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Lab.

    8%
  • Keeps Drugstore

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Mcgarrah occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Mcgarrah's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcgarrah family was Keeps Drugstore. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farm Lab. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgarrah.

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Mcgarrah Historical Records

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Mcgarrah Life Expectancy

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