Mcgourty Family History

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Mcgourty Name Meaning

Irish: probably an altered form of McGourkey, Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhorchaidh, a patronymic from the personal name Dorchadh, a derivative of dorcha ‘dark’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgroarty, Mccurdy, Mcgough, Mccorry, Mcgorry, Mcmurtry, Mcgarry

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Mcgourty Family Origin

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Mcgourty Family Occupations

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  • City Contractor

    14%
  • Contractor

    14%
  • Labourer

    14%
  • Printer

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mcgourty family was Printer. The most common Mcgourty occupation in Canada was City Contractor. 14% of Mcgourty's were City Contractors. City Contractor, Contractor and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgourty.

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Mcgourty Historical Records

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Mcgourty Life Expectancy

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