Mcclelland Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Mcclelland Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of McClellan, with excrescent -d due to the devoicing of palatalized -n in Gaelic.

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


Similar surnames: Mclelland, Mccasland, Mcclellan, Mcclellen, Mccausland, Mcleland

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mcclelland Family Origin

Where is the Mcclelland family from?

Mcclelland Family Occupations

What did your Mcclelland ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcclelland. 26% of Mcclelland men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Mcclelland women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcclelland were Cultivat and Operator

View Census data for Mcclelland | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Labourer
    4%
  • Clerk
    3%
  • Cultivat
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Tailoress
    8%
  • Operator
    6%

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

Mcclelland Historical Records

What Mcclelland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 99,000 census records available for the last name Mcclelland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcclelland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Mcclelland

Passenger List

There are 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcclelland. 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.

View all Mcclelland immigration records

Draft Card

There are 18,000 military records available for the last name Mcclelland. For the veterans among your Mcclelland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mcclelland military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mcclelland family history.

Mcclelland Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcclelland lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mcclelland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mcclelland in 1942 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcclelland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcclelland 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.

Famous Mcclelland Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name