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Mcgann Name Meaning

Connacht form of McCann. possibly a reduced form of McGahan.

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


Similar surnames: Mogan, Gann, Cann, Mcconn, Mcmunn, Mcminn, Magann, Mcginn, Mcgrane

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Where is the Mcgann family from?

You can see how Mcgann families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcgann family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcgann families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 4 Mcgann families living in Quebec. This was about 67% of all the recorded Mcgann's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Mcgann families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcgann surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcgann ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcgann. 80% of Mcgann men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    80%
  • Labourer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    100%
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Census Records

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Mcgann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcgann. 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 Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Mcgann. For the veterans among your Mcgann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcgann lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mcgann in 1940 was 40, and 71 in 2004.

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