Mckeegan Family History

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Mckeegan Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodhagáin ‘son of Aodhagán’, a pet form of the ancient Irish personal name Aodh ‘fire’ (see McKay).

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


Similar surnames: Keegan, Mckeeman, Mckeehan, Mcgeehan, Mckiernan, Mccolgan, Mckean

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Mckeegan Family Origin

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Mckeegan Family Occupations

What did your Mckeegan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chemical Worker Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mckeegan. 13% of Mckeegan men worked as a Chemical Worker Retired and 50% of Mckeegan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mckeegan were Heating Engineerpipe Fitter and Private Secretary Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chemical Worker Retired
    13%
  • Fitter Labourer Heavy Worker
    13%
  • Fitters Labourer H W
    13%
  • Heating Engineerpipe Fitter
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • General Domestic Maid Temps
    17%
  • Mental Nurse Probationer
    17%
  • Private Secretary Retired
    17%

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

Mckeegan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mckeegan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mckeegan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mckeegan. 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 520 military records available for the last name Mckeegan. For the veterans among your Mckeegan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mckeegan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckeegan lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mckeegan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Mckeegan in 1958 was 55, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckeegan

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