Mccolley Family History

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Mccolley Name Meaning

Irish: probably a variant of McCullough, or an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Duinnshléibhe (see Dunleavy). Seán de Bhulbh notes that there was an Ulster family called Mac Colla, though this was usually Anglicized as Coll.

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


Similar surnames: Mccauley, Mccoskey, Mccoll, Mccooey, Mccurley, Mccollum, Mccarley

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Mccolley Family Origin

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Mccolley Family Occupations

What did your Mccolley ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mccolley. 11% of Mccolley men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Mccolley women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccolley were Salesman and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Rancher
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    15%
  • Cook
    5%
  • Housekeeping
    5%
  • Laborer
    5%

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

Mccolley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mccolley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccolley 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 362 immigration records available for the last name Mccolley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mccolley. For the veterans among your Mccolley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccolley Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccolley lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Mccolley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mccolley in 1947 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

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