Mcgregor Family History

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Mcgregor Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Griogair ‘son of Griogar’, Gaelic form of the personal name Gregory.

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


Similar surnames: Gregor, Mcgreevy, Mcgruder, Gregory, Mcgrogan, Mcaree, Greger

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Mcgregor Family Origin

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Mcgregor Family Occupations

What did your Mcgregor ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcgregor. 36% of Mcgregor men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Mcgregor women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcgregor were Laborer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    36%
  • Labourer
    6%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Teacher
    13%
  • Income
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mcgregor Historical Records

What Mcgregor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 310,000 census records available for the last name Mcgregor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgregor 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 51,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcgregor. 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 32,000 military records available for the last name Mcgregor. For the veterans among your Mcgregor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgregor Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgregor lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgregor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1947. The average life expectancy for Mcgregor in 1944 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgregor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgregor 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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