Mcguffey Family History

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Mcguffey Name Meaning

Anglicized form of the Gaelic patronymic Mac Dhubhthaigh or Mac Dhuibhshíthe (see Duffy). Scottish: according to Black this may be a variant of McGuffog, which may represent Gaelic Mac Dhabhoig, a patronymic from Davuc, a pet form of David.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgaffey, Mcguff, Mehaffey, Mcduffie, Mcburney, Mccaffrey, Mcduff

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Mcguffey Family Origin

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Mcguffey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Attorney At Law

    7%
  • Dry Goods Man

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcguffey family was Farming. The most common Mcguffey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Mcguffey's were Farmers. Farmer, Attorney At Law and Dry Goods Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcguffey.

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Mcguffey Historical Records

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Mcguffey Life Expectancy

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