Mcgiffin Family History

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Mcgiffin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Dhuibhfinn, a patronymic from the personal name Duibhfionn, composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + fionn ‘fair’.

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

Similar surnames: Mcguffin, Giffin, Mcgaffin, Mcniff, Mcduffie, Mcginn, Mcguff

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Mcgiffin Family Origin

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Mcgiffin Family Occupations

What did your Mcgiffin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mcgiffin occupation in the UK was Cord Wainer (Maker). 50% of Mcgiffin's were Cord Wainer (Maker)s. Cord Wainer (Maker) and Portmanteau Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mcgiffin.

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  • Cord Wainer (Maker)

  • Portmanteau Maker


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

Mcgiffin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcgiffin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgiffin 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 616 immigration records available for the last name Mcgiffin. 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 866 military records available for the last name Mcgiffin. For the veterans among your Mcgiffin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgiffin Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgiffin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgiffin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mcgiffin in 1958 was 44, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgiffin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgiffin 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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