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Mccammon Surname Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ámoinn ‘son of Ámoinn’ a Gaelic form of the Norse personal name Amundr which is composed of the elements ag ‘awe fear’ or ‘edge point’ + mundr ‘protection’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Mccommon, Mccrimmon, Mccalmont, Mccarron, Mccartan, Mccadden

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Where is the Mccammon family from?

You can see how Mccammon families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mccammon family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mccammon families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 3 Mccammon families living in Alberta. This was about 43% of all the recorded Mccammon's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Mccammon families in 1911.
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What did your Mccammon ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Income and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Mccammon. 60% of Mccammon men worked as an Income and 50% of Mccammon women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccammon were Farmer and Stenographer. .

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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

  • Income
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Student
  • Stenographer
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mccammon. 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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There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Mccammon. For the veterans among your Mccammon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mccammon lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Mccammon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mccammon in 1947 was 58, and 78 in 2004.

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