Mcgough Family History

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Mcgough Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Eochadha, a patronymic from the personal name Eochaidh, variant Eachaidh, ‘horseman’, a derivative of each ‘horse’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgeough, Mckeough, Mcgaughey, Mcgaugh, Lough, Mcgurl, Mccosh

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Mcgough Family Origin

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Mcgough Family Occupations

What did your Mcgough ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mcgough. 6% of Mcgough men worked as a General Labourer and 49% of Mcgough women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcgough were Builders Labourer and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    6%
  • Farm Labourer
    3%
  • Coal Miner
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    49%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
  • School Teacher
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mcgough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Mcgough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgough 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcgough. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Mcgough. For the veterans among your Mcgough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgough Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgough lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mcgough in 1952 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgough 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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