Mcclanahan Family History

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Mcclanahan Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Onchon ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Onchú’, an Old Irish personal name perhaps meaning ‘mighty hound’. St. Onchú was a 6th-century Irish pilgrim and collector of holy relics. See also McClenahan.

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

Similar surnames: Mcclenahan, Mcgranahan, Mcclellan, Mccrohan, Mccaughan, Mcglashan

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Mcclanahan Family Origin

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Mcclanahan Family Occupations

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In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Mcclanahan.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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Mcclanahan Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Mcclanahan Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcclanahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcclanahan in 1940 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

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