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Mccart Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Airt, ‘son of Art’, a personal name meaning ‘bear’.

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


Similar surnames: Mccary, Mccartan, Mccann, Mccarthy, Mccaw, Mccaig, Mccabe, Mccord

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Where is the Mccart family from?

You can see how Mccart families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mccart family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mccart families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 10 Mccart families living in Ontario. This was about 34% of all the recorded Mccart's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mccart families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mccart surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mccart ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and B Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mccart. 62% of Mccart men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Mccart women worked as a B Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccart were Labourer and Clerk.

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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
    62%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Labourer
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • B Clerk
    60%
  • Clerk
    40%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mccart. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mccart. For the veterans among your Mccart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mccart lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mccart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mccart in 1955 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

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