Magee Family History & Genealogy

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Magee Last Name History & Origin

Updated Oct 02, 2017


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Early Magees

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1788 - 1854
1795 - 1888
1798 - 1865
1801 - 1875
1769 - Unknown
1805 - 1885
1807 - 1890
1807 - 1891
1812 - 1902
1829 - 1897

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Sample of 20 Magee Biographies

1928 - Unknown
Jun 6, 1919 - Apr 14, 1996
Jun 19, 1930 - Jan 3, 2000
Feb 8, 1907 - May 1981
Apr 27, 1955 - June 1979
Apr 3, 1887 - March 1969
Jun 28, 1914 - Aug 3, 1999
Feb 25, 1922 - March 1981
Mar 24, 1914 - Jul 26, 1991
Aug 1, 1923 - Sep 24, 1993
Aug 27, 1915 - Aug 10, 1993
Jul 21, 1929 - Jun 9, 2003
May 16, 1931 - Sep 10, 2009
Jun 11, 1893 - September 1970
around 1960 - Unknown
around 1960 - Unknown
around 1877 - Sep 19, 1945
Unknown - Unknown
around 1912 - Unknown

Magee Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Magee family member is 69.6 years old according to our database of 10,629 people with the last name Magee that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

69.6 years

Oldest Magees

These are the longest-lived members of the Magee family on AncientFaces.

Oct 23, 1852 - June 1974
121 years
May 16, 1891 - Apr 26, 1998
106 years
Jan 13, 1888 - Apr 28, 1993
105 years
Jun 7, 1892 - Apr 24, 1997
104 years
Jun 14, 1902 - Sep 6, 2006
104 years
Oct 27, 1893 - Jun 25, 1996
102 years
May 21, 1877 - October 1979
102 years
Jul 16, 1903 - Feb 7, 2005
101 years
Jan 21, 1895 - Sep 9, 1996
101 years
Jan 10, 1907 - Sep 13, 2008
101 years

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Vicky Magee
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I have always wanted to make a family tree but my dad doesn't know any of his family apart from his mother, auntie's and sisters so it's quite difficult to do it with so few people. My gran keeps quiet about her family for unknown reasons no matter how much I ask. I've always been curious on where I'm from and who my ancestors were but without names or details I'm at a loss. If anybody recognises any names or details please feel free to get in touch as I would love to know more information.

My grandmother is Rossetta Magee. Her mother married and had her 2 half sisters, one of them by the name of Mary. Their father passed away and her mother re-married after several years to an Irish man who's surname is Magee and my gran was born at this point in 1922. My gran's mother is scottish and lived in Port Glasgow. She passed away when my gran was 3 yrs old. I've been told different stories about my gran's upbringing, one of them is she was brought up in Ireland, others have said she was born in Ireland but grew up in Port Glasgow. Again I don't know for sure the details as my gran keeps quiet about it.

When she was 17 she had my auntie Maggie outside wedding lock so she was born as Margaret Magee. Then as my gran was 20 she had my dad, Arthur Magee. Again my gran has kept quiet about my dads dad and my auntie's dad, although I personally believe they have the same father as they look so alike. I don't know their surnames, nationalities, nothing. My auntie and dad grew up in an orphanage. Again I've heard different stories on the reason for this and whenever I mention it to my gran she doesn't agree or disagree to it. She ended up having a second daughter at 23, my auntie Joyce. Although again she had Joyce outside wedding lock she wasn't born as Magee, she was born under her father's surname. My gran kept quiet to Joyce that she had a brother and sister.

On my dads 9th Christmas he got a Christmas card saying, 'Merry Christmas, love from mum'. To that day both him and Maggie had no idea they had parents. My gran got in contact with them and as far as I know when my dad was about 14 he started working and left the orphanage. Both him and Maggie moved in with my gran and Joyce found out she had a brother and sister. Things didn't go well between Maggie and my gran, they kept having arguments and fell out over and over again. She married a londoner and moved to Essex where she had my cousins. My auntie Joyce stayed in Port Glasgow and married and had my cousins there and my dad married moved to Aberdeenshire where I was born with my brother and sister.

It upsets my dad that he doesn't know much about his family but when he married my mum he looked at her family as his family. Whenever he asks about his grandad or his dad he gets the same answer, 'tall, dark and handsome'.
Jun 28, 2007 · Reply

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