Mcgillivray Family History

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Mcgillivray Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Bhràtha, a patronymic from a personal name meaning ‘servant of judgment’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgillicuddy, Mcgillis, Mcwilliam, Mcmillin, Mcgivney, Mcgilberry

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Mcgillivray Family Origin

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Mcgillivray Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • School

    16%
  • Servant

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, the most common Mcgillivray occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Mcgillivray's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgillivray. A less common occupation for the Mcgillivray family was Carpenter.

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Mcgillivray Historical Records

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Mcgillivray Life Expectancy

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