Mccahon Family History

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Mccahon Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eacháin (see McCaughan, McGahan).

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

Similar surnames: Mccahan, Mcmahon, Mcgahan, Mccannon, Mccann, Mccammon, Mahon

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Mccahon Family Origin

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Mccahon Family Occupations

What did your Mccahon ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Engineer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mccahon. 17% of Mccahon men worked as an Engineer and 50% of Mccahon women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccahon were Machinist and Journalier

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Engineer
  • Gardener
  • Labourer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
  • Journalier

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

Mccahon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mccahon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccahon 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 693 immigration records available for the last name Mccahon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 280 military records available for the last name Mccahon. For the veterans among your Mccahon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccahon Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mccahon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mccahon in 1959 was 64, and 70 in 2004.

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