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Mcgourty Name Meaning

Irish: probably an altered form of McGourkey, Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhorchaidh, a patronymic from the personal name Dorchadh, a derivative of dorcha ‘dark’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgroarty, Mccurdy, Mcgough, Mccorry, Mcgorry, Mcmurtry, Mcgarry

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Mcgourty Family Origin

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Mcgourty Family Occupations

What did your Mcgourty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mcgourty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Mcgourty's were Farmers. Farmer, Boiler Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgourty. A less common occupation for the Mcgourty family was Carpenter H..

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Boiler Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Carpenter H.

    8%

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Mcgourty Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mcgourty ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Mcgourty Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Mcgourty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mcgourty in 1940 was 38, and 82 in 2004.

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