Mc Lellan Family History

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Mc Lellan 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: Mcclellan, Mclellan, Mcclelland, Mclelland, Mcclellen, Maclellan

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Mc Lellan Family Origin

Where is the Mc Lellan family from?

Mc Lellan Family Occupations

What did your Mc Lellan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mc Lellan family was Servant. Farmer, Son and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mc Lellan. The most common Mc Lellan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Mc Lellan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Son

  • Miner

  • Servant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mc Lellan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mc Lellan Historical Records

What Mc Lellan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Mc Lellan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mc Lellan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mc Lellan. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mc Lellan. For the veterans among your Mc Lellan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mc Lellan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mc Lellan lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2001, in the United States, Mc Lellan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Mc Lellan in 1965 was 75, and 69 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mc Lellan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mc Lellan 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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