Mullahy Family History

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Mullahy Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Americanized of Ó Maolaithche ‘descendant of the servant or devotee of Aithche’, a personal name which, according to Woulfe, means ‘votary of regeneration’.

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


Similar surnames: Mulcahy, Mullaney, Mullery, Mullally, Ullah, Murphy, Murley, Murray

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Mullahy Family Origin

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Mullahy Family Occupations

What did your Mullahy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mullahy. 7% of Mullahy men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Mullahy women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mullahy were Bricklayer Helper and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    7%
  • Accountant
    4%
  • Barber
    4%
  • Bricklayer Helper
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Waitress
    12%

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

Mullahy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mullahy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mullahy 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 756 immigration records available for the last name Mullahy. 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 481 military records available for the last name Mullahy. For the veterans among your Mullahy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mullahy Life Expectancy

What is the average Mullahy lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Mullahy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mullahy in 1961 was 52, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mullahy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mullahy 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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