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Mcanally Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Fhailghigh (see McNally).

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


Similar surnames: Mcinally, Mcannally, Mcnally, Mcanallen, Mcanulty, Mcanelly, Mcaulay

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Where is the Mcanally family from?

You can see how Mcanally families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcanally family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcanally families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there was 1 Mcanally family living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Mcanally's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Mcanally families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcanally surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcanally ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcanally. 25% of Mcanally men worked as a Farmer and 21% of Mcanally women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcanally were Carpenter and Clerk.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Farming
    9%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    21%
  • Seamstress
    17%
  • Housekeeper
    15%
  • Clerk
    9%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcanally. 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 Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Mcanally. For the veterans among your Mcanally ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcanally lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mcanally life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mcanally in 1943 was 58, and 72 in 2004.

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