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Mcgrew Name Meaning

Irish (northern): altered form of Mulgrew .

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

Similar surnames: Mcnew, Grew, Mcgraw, Mcgaw, Mcgee, Mulgrew, Brew, Mclaren, Mcatee

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Where is the Mcgrew family from?

You can see how Mcgrew families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcgrew family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcgrew families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 4 Mcgrew families living in Lancashire. This was about 80% of all the recorded Mcgrew's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Mcgrew families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcgrew surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcgrew ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Mcgrew. 100% of Mcgrew women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Mcgrew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgrew census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcgrew. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Mcgrew. For the veterans among your Mcgrew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcgrew lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgrew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mcgrew in 1940 was 36, and 72 in 2004.

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