Mc Ley Family History

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Mc Ley 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: Manley, Medley, Murley, Mosley, Marley, Caley, Morley, Mackley, Coley

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Mc Ley Family Origin

Where is the Mc Ley family from?

Mc Ley Family Occupations

What did your Mc Ley ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Gerant and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mc Ley. 20% of Mc Ley men worked as a Gerant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Gerant
    20%
  • Journalier
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Officer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
    100%

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

Mc Ley Historical Records

What Mc Ley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mc Ley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mc Ley 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 52 immigration records available for the last name Mc Ley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mc Ley. For the veterans among your Mc Ley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mc Ley Life Expectancy

What is the average Mc Ley lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mc Ley 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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