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Mc Painter Family History

Mc Painter 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: Painter, Minter, Pointer, Panter, Pinter, Coppinger, Canter, Bainter

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Where is the Mc Painter family from?

You can see how Mc Painter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mc Painter family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Mc Painter family living in California. This was about 50% of all the recorded Mc Painter's in the USA. California and 1 other state had the highest population of Mc Painter families in 1920.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mc Painter ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mc Painter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mc Painter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 10 immigration records available for the last name Mc Painter. 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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There are 124 military records available for the last name Mc Painter. For the veterans among your Mc Painter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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