Mccaig Family History

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Mccaig Name Meaning

Irish (Galway) and Scottish (Ayr, Galloway): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thaidhg (Scottish Gaelic Mac Thaoig) ‘son of Tadhg’, a name meaning ‘poet’, ‘philosopher’.

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


Similar surnames: Mccuaig, Mccaw, Mccary, Mccann, Mccabe, Mccart, Mcnair, Mccoin

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Mccaig Family Origin

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Mccaig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Cultivateur

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Going To School

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Cultivateur and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccaig. A less common occupation for the Mccaig family was Going To School. The most common Mccaig occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Mccaig's were Farmers.

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Mccaig Historical Records

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Mccaig Life Expectancy

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