Mcadams Family History

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Mcadams Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of McAdam with the redundant addition of the English patronymic ending -s.

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


Similar surnames: Mcmeans, Mcadam, Adams, Mcada, Macadam, Meaders, Mcadow, Adam

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Mcadams Family Origin

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Mcadams Family Occupations

What did your Mcadams ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Assistant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcadams. 22% of Mcadams men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Mcadams women worked as an Assistant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcadams were Clerk and Garde Malade

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Miner
    6%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Assistant
    12%
  • Cook
    12%
  • Door Maid
    12%
  • Garde Malade
    12%

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

Mcadams Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 50,000 census records available for the last name Mcadams. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcadams 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcadams. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Mcadams. For the veterans among your Mcadams ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcadams Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcadams lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mcadams life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcadams in 1943 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcadams

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