Mcquain Family History

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Mcquain Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuáin ‘son of Cuán’, a personal name or byname formed from a diminutive of cú ‘hound’. Compare Coyne.

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


Similar surnames: Mcquaid, Mcquaig, Mcqueen, Mcswain, Quain, Mcelwain, Mcquinn, Mcbain

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Mcquain Family Origin

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Mcquain Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Mcquain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Mcquain's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcquain family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcquain.

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Mcquain Historical Records

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Mcquain Life Expectancy

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