Mcmurphy Family History

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Mcmurphy Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Murchadha, a patronymic from the personal name Murchadh ‘sea warrior’, from muir ‘sea’ + cath ‘battle’. Compare McMorrow, McMurdo.

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


Similar surnames: Murphy, Mcmurdo, Mcmurtry, Mcmurray, Mccurdy, Mccurley, Mccarthy

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Mcmurphy Family Origin

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Mcmurphy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcmurphy family was Keeping House. The most common Mcmurphy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Mcmurphy's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcmurphy.

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Mcmurphy Historical Records

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Mcmurphy Life Expectancy

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