Mcdonough Family History

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Mcdonough Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Donnchadha, patronymic from the personal name Donnchadh, a personal name composed of the elements donn ‘brown’, possibly ‘chieftain’ + cath ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcconaghy, Mcgough, Mckeough, Mcdonald, Mcdonnell, Mccullough

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Mcdonough Family Origin

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Mcdonough Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Merchant

    6%
  • Clerk

    5%

In 1881, the most common Mcdonough occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Mcdonough's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcdonough. A less common occupation for the Mcdonough family was Clerk.

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Mcdonough Historical Records

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Mcdonough Life Expectancy

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