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Meagher Name Meaning

Irish (midlands): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Meachair (see Maher). English and Irish (of Norman origin): variant spelling of Meager.

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


Similar surnames: Meager, Keigher, Maher, Mayher, Beacher, Meaker, Mcateer, Leaver

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Meagher Family Origin

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Meagher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • School

    7%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • Servant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Meagher occupation in Canada was Farmer. 19% of Meagher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Meagher family was Servant. Farmer, School and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meagher.

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Meagher Historical Records

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Meagher Life Expectancy

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