Mcguff Family History

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Mcguff Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhuibh, a patronymic from the personal name or byname Dubh ‘black’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcduff, Mcniff, Cuff, Mcguane, Duff, Mcguffey, Mcgough, Mcelduff

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Mcguff Family Origin

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Mcguff Family Occupations

What did your Mcguff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcguff. 32% of Mcguff men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Mcguff women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcguff were Machinist and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    32%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Salesman
    16%
  • Machinist
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    43%
  • Seamstress
    29%
  • Stenographer
    29%

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

Mcguff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mcguff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcguff 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 346 immigration records available for the last name Mcguff. 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 276 military records available for the last name Mcguff. For the veterans among your Mcguff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcguff Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcguff lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mcguff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Mcguff in 1951 was 63, and 73 in 2004.

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