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

What did your Mccaughan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mccaughan. 29% of Mccaughan men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Mccaughan women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccaughan were Student and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Labourer
    13%
  • Foreman
    7%
  • Student
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper
    15%
  • Labourer
    15%
  • Manager
    15%
  • Operator
    15%

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

Mccaughan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mccaughan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccaughan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mccaughan. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mccaughan. For the veterans among your Mccaughan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccaughan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccaughan lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mccaughan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mccaughan in 1952 was 22, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccaughan

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