Mcgeehan Family History

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Mcgeehan Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gaoithín ‘son of Gaoithín’, a personal name derived from the diminutive of gaoth ‘clever’, ‘wise’.

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

Similar surnames: Mckeehan, Mcgahan, Mckeegan, Mckeeman, Meehan, Mccrohan, Mcmeekin

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Mcgeehan Family Origin

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Mcgeehan Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Mcgeehan occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 100% of Mcgeehan's were Annuitants.

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  • Annuitant


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Mcgeehan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcgeehan Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgeehan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcgeehan in 1958 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

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