Mccaughan Family History

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Mccaughan Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eacháin ‘son of Eachán’, a personal name derived from a diminutive of each ‘horse’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgahan, Mccartan, Mccahan, Mccargar, Mcclanahan, Mclaughlin

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Mccaughan Family Origin

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Mccaughan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Cordonnier

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Son

    12%

In 1881, the most common Mccaughan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Mccaughan's were Farmers. Farmer, Cordonnier and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccaughan. A less common occupation for the Mccaughan family was Son.

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Mccaughan Historical Records

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Mccaughan Life Expectancy

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