Mcgibbon Family History

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Mcgibbon Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giobúin, a patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Gilbert, found in Connacht and Limerick in Ireland, and also in Scotland, where it is sometimes Anglicized as McKibben.

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

Similar surnames: Mckibben, Mcgilton, Mccubbin, Mcgivern, Mckibbon, Mckinnon, Mcginn

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Mcgibbon Family Origin

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Mcgibbon Family Occupations

What did your Mcgibbon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgibbon. A less common occupation for the Mcgibbon family was Farmer'S Son. The most common Mcgibbon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Mcgibbon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Miller

  • Farmer'S Son


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mcgibbon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mcgibbon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Mcgibbon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgibbon 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcgibbon. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mcgibbon. For the veterans among your Mcgibbon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgibbon Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgibbon lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgibbon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mcgibbon in 1959 was 45, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgibbon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgibbon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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