Mccloskey Family History

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Mccloskey Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Bhloscaidh ‘son of Bloscadh’ a personal name probably derived from blosc ‘resounding noise’, ‘blast’. This surname is the name of a family from County Derry descended from the O’Kanes; it is also found in Scotland, mainly in Glasgow.

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

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Mccloskey Family Origin

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Mccloskey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Cultivateur

    6%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mccloskey family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Cultivateur and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccloskey. The most common Mccloskey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 46% of Mccloskey's were Farmers.

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Mccloskey Historical Records

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Mccloskey Life Expectancy

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