Mcbreen Family History

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Mcbreen Name Meaning

Irish (County Kilkenny): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Braoin ‘son of Braon’, a personal name meaning ‘drop’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcbrien, Breen, Mcqueen, Mcbean, Mclaren, Mcaree, Mcnee, Mcphee

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Mcbreen Family Origin

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Mcbreen Family Occupations

What did your Mcbreen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcbreen. 13% of Mcbreen men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Mcbreen women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcbreen were Proprietor and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Fireman
    7%
  • Porter
    4%
  • Proprietor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    14%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Housekeeper
    5%

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

Mcbreen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcbreen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcbreen 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 829 immigration records available for the last name Mcbreen. 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 605 military records available for the last name Mcbreen. For the veterans among your Mcbreen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcbreen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcbreen lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mcbreen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Mcbreen in 1962 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcbreen

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