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Mcgavin Name Meaning

Scottish (Elgin and Galloway): possibly variant of McGowan.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgowin, Mcgowen, Mckain, Mcfadin, Mclain, Mccain, Mcgrain, Gavin

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Mcgavin Family Origin

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Mcgavin Family Occupations

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  • Australian Merchant

    25%
  • Draper

    25%
  • Ship Plumber

    25%
  • Trimspeter J. M. Antellery

    25%

In 1881, Australian Merchant, Draper and Ship Plumber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgavin. A less common occupation for the Mcgavin family was Trimspeter J. M. Antellery. The most common Mcgavin occupation in the UK was Australian Merchant. 25% of Mcgavin's were Australian Merchants.

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Mcgavin Historical Records

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Mcgavin Life Expectancy

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