Mcgillen Family History

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Mcgillen Name Meaning

Irish: probably an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Giolláin, a patronymic from giollán ‘little lad’; Woulfe, on the other hand, proposes an Anglicized form of Ó Gealáin meaning ‘bright’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgilton, Mcgill, Mcginley, Mcmillin, Mccullen, Mcquillan, Mcgibbon

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Mcgillen Family Origin

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Mcgillen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carriage Driver

    6%
  • Dealer

    6%
  • Expressman

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Mcgillen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Mcgillen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcgillen family was Expressman. Farmer, Carriage Driver and Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgillen.

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Mcgillen Historical Records

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Mcgillen Life Expectancy

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