Mccall Family History

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Mccall Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cathmhaoil ‘son of Cathmhaol’, a personal name composed of the elements cath ‘battle’ + maol ‘chief’. Anglicized form of Mac Cathail ‘son of Cathal’ (see Cahill).

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


Similar surnames: Mcfall, Mcgill, Mcnally, Mccahill, Mccoll, Mccaw, Mackall, Mchale

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Mccall Family Origin

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Mccall Family Occupations

What did your Mccall ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mccall. 21% of Mccall men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Mccall women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccall were Carpenter and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Labourer
    6%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Income
    6%
  • Nurse
    6%

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

Mccall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 188,000 census records available for the last name Mccall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccall 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 21,000 immigration records available for the last name Mccall. 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 39,000 military records available for the last name Mccall. For the veterans among your Mccall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccall Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccall lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mccall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mccall in 1941 was 46, and 73 in 2004.

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