Mcgaughey Family History

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Mcgaughey Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eachaidh ‘son of Eochaidh or Eachaidh’, meaning ‘horseman’ (a derivative of each ‘horse’).

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


Similar surnames: Caughey, Mcgaffey, Mcgough, Haughey, Mccaughan, Mcclaughry, Mcgarvey

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Mcgaughey Family Origin

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Mcgaughey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgaughey. A less common occupation for the Mcgaughey family was Farming. The most common Mcgaughey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Mcgaughey's were Farmers.

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Mcgaughey Historical Records

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Mcgaughey Life Expectancy

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