Mcgranahan Family History

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Mcgranahan Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish (Galloway): Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Mac (Mag) Reannacháin, a patronymic from the personal name Reannachán, probably derived from reannach ‘sharp’, ‘pointed’.

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

Similar surnames: Mcclanahan, Granahan, Mcclenahan, Mcgahan, Stranahan, Mccaughan

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Mcgranahan Family Origin

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Mcgranahan Family Occupations

What did your Mcgranahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcgranahan. 21% of Mcgranahan men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Mcgranahan women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcgranahan were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Foreman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher

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

Mcgranahan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mcgranahan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgranahan 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 451 immigration records available for the last name Mcgranahan. 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 838 military records available for the last name Mcgranahan. For the veterans among your Mcgranahan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgranahan Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgranahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcgranahan in 1944 was 26, and 85 in 2004.

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