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Mcgougan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McGuigan.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgugan, Mcgoogan, Mcgough, Mcguiggan, Mcgaugh, Mcgaughy, Mcgeough

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Where is the Mcgougan family from?

You can see how Mcgougan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcgougan family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Mcgougan families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 3 Mcgougan families living in Prince Edward Island. This was 100% of all the recorded Mcgougan's in Canada. Prince Edward Island had the highest population of Mcgougan families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcgougan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcgougan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Mcgougan. 60% of Mcgougan 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
    60%
  • Accountant
    40%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcgougan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgougan 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 478 immigration records available for the last name Mcgougan. 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 420 military records available for the last name Mcgougan. For the veterans among your Mcgougan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcgougan lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgougan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mcgougan in 1960 was 64, and 63 in 2004.

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