Mc Leer Family History

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Mc Leer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Mcaleer, Mclear, Mcateer, Mcneer, Mccleery, Mcalear, Mclees, Mcclees

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Mc Leer Family Origin

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Mc Leer Family Occupations

What did your Mc Leer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mc Leer. 22% of Mc Leer men worked as a Clerk and 34% of Mc Leer women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mc Leer were Biidgr Overseer and Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    22%
  • Proprietor
    11%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Biidgr Overseer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    34%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Sales Lady
    12%
  • Salesman
    12%

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

Mc Leer Historical Records

What Mc Leer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 661 census records available for the last name Mc Leer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mc Leer 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 39 immigration records available for the last name Mc Leer. 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 121 military records available for the last name Mc Leer. For the veterans among your Mc Leer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mc Leer Life Expectancy

What is the average Mc Leer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mc Leer 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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