Mcclam Family History

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Mcclam Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhlaithimh (see McClave). Compare McLamb.

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

Similar surnames: Mcclay, Mclamb, Mcclave, Mccaw, Mccrum, Mccloy, Mcadam, Mccay, Mccraw

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Mcclam Family Origin

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Mcclam Family Occupations

What did your Mcclam ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcclam. 60% of Mcclam men worked as a Farmer and 57% of Mcclam women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcclam were Salesman and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • General Housework
  • Housewife
  • Farmer

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

Mcclam Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mcclam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcclam 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 98 immigration records available for the last name Mcclam. 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 485 military records available for the last name Mcclam. For the veterans among your Mcclam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcclam Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcclam lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mcclam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mcclam in 1954 was 52, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcclam

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcclam ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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