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Mcadam Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Adaim ‘son of Adam’. In Ireland, it has also been adopted as a surname by bearers of the names McCadden (in County Armagh) and McCaw (in County Cavan), as well as by bearers of a number of unrelated names including Barry (a Norman family in County Cork).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Mcada, Adam, Mcadoo, Mcham, Mcclam, Macadam, Mcatee, Mckean, Mcaree

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Mcadam Family Origin

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Mcadam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Servant

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Clerk

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcadam. A less common occupation for the Mcadam family was Clerk. The most common Mcadam occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Mcadam's were Farmers.

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Mcadam Life Expectancy

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