Mc Leighton Family History

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Mc Leighton 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: Creighton, Leighton, Heighton, Mcclinton, Mcnaughton, Deighton

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Mc Leighton Family Origin

Where is the Mc Leighton family from?

Mc Leighton Family Occupations

What did your Mc Leighton ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Librarian were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mc Leighton. 50% of Mc Leighton men worked as a Carpenter

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Librarian

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

Mc Leighton Historical Records

What Mc Leighton family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 813 census records available for the last name Mc Leighton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mc Leighton 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Mc Leighton. 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 117 military records available for the last name Mc Leighton. For the veterans among your Mc Leighton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mc Leighton Life Expectancy

What is the average Mc Leighton lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mc Leighton 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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