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Mcbean Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Bheathain ‘son of Beathan’ (see Bean).

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


Similar surnames: Mcvean, Mckean, Mclean, Mclear, Mcpeak, Mcbreen, Bean, Mcbain, Mcbee

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Where is the Mcbean family from?

You can see how Mcbean families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcbean family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcbean families were found in and Scotland in 1841and Scotland in 1851and Scotland in 1861and Scotland in 1871and Scotland in 1881and Scotland in 1891and Scotland in 1901. In 1911 there were 25 Mcbean families living in Alberta. This was about 36% of all the recorded Mcbean's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Mcbean families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcbean surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcbean ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcbean. 43% of Mcbean men worked as a Farmer and 21% of Mcbean women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcbean were Merchant and Farmer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    43%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Student
    9%
  • Merchant
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Teacher
    21%
  • Income
    21%
  • Nurse
    13%
  • Farmer
    13%
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What Mcbean family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Mcbean. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcbean 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcbean. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mcbean. For the veterans among your Mcbean ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcbean lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mcbean life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mcbean in 1958 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

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