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Mccarren Name Meaning

Variant of Irish McCarron.

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

Similar surnames: Mcfarren, Mccarten, Mccallen, Mccarver, Mcclarren, Mccarry, Mccarrell

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Where is the Mccarren family from?

You can see how Mccarren families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mccarren family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mccarren families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 6 Mccarren families living in New Brunswick. This was about 55% of all the recorded Mccarren's in Canada. New Brunswick had the highest population of Mccarren families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mccarren surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mccarren ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mccarren. 29% of Mccarren men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Mccarren women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccarren were Independent Miner and Secretary. .

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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

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Independent Miner

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
  • Stenographer
  • Nurse
  • Secretary
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mccarren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccarren 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 816 immigration records available for the last name Mccarren. 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 895 military records available for the last name Mccarren. For the veterans among your Mccarren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mccarren lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mccarren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mccarren in 1956 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

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