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Mcghee Family History

Mcghee Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of McGee.

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


Similar surnames: Mcghie, Mcgee, Mcgahee, Mcgehee, Mcphee, Mcfee, Ghee, Magee, Mcbee

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Where is the Mcghee family from?

You can see how Mcghee families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcghee family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcghee families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 3 Mcghee families living in Ontario. This was about 38% of all the recorded Mcghee's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mcghee families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcghee surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcghee ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and House Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcghee. 42% of Mcghee 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
    42%
  • Farmers Son
    15%
  • Farming
    10%
  • Machinist
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • House Maid
    100%
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Census Records

There are 59,000 census records available for the last name Mcghee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcghee 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcghee. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Mcghee. For the veterans among your Mcghee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcghee lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mcghee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mcghee in 1944 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

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