Mcgrath Family History

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Mcgrath Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Craith, a patronymic from a personal name, possibly Mac Raith ‘son of grace’, from rath ‘grace’, ‘prosperity’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgrail, Mcgrady, Mcgrane, Mcelrath, Mcgath, Mcmath, Mcrae, Mcfate

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Mcgrath Family Origin

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Mcgrath Family Occupations

What did your Mcgrath ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    3%
  • Tailor

    3%
  • Charwoman

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Bricklayers Labourer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgrath. The most common Mcgrath occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Mcgrath's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Mcgrath family was Charwoman.

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Mcgrath Historical Records

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Mcgrath Life Expectancy

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