Mccooey Family History

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Mccooey Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cumhaighe ‘son of Cú Mhaighe’, a personal name meaning ‘hound of the plain’. This was the original form from the nominative, which replaced the genitive form Mac Con Mhaighe.

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

Similar surnames: Mccool, Mccook, Mccoskey, Mccoy, Mcclory, Mccorry, Mccone, Mccorvey

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Mccooey Family Origin

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Mccooey Family Occupations

What did your Mccooey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mccooey. 88% of Mccooey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Mental Hospital Ward Sister

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

Mccooey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mccooey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccooey 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 522 immigration records available for the last name Mccooey. 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 358 military records available for the last name Mccooey. For the veterans among your Mccooey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccooey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccooey lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mccooey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mccooey in 1955 was 46, and 70 in 2004.

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