Mckinstry Family History

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Mckinstry Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Aistrigh, a simplified version of Mac an Aistrighthigh ‘son of the traveler’. The name is now largely confined to Ulster, but seems to have originated in Galloway (southwestern Scotland).

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


Similar surnames: Mckinney, Mcmurtry, Mckinnon, Mcenery, Mckinley, Mcginty, Mcgimsey

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Mckinstry Family Origin

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Mckinstry Family Occupations

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  • School

    29%
  • A Preacher

    7%
  • Farm Labourer

    7%
  • Salesman

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mckinstry family was Salesman. School, A Preacher and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckinstry. The most common Mckinstry occupation in Canada was School. 29% of Mckinstry's were Schools.

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Mckinstry Historical Records

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Mckinstry Life Expectancy

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