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Mcconn Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuinn ‘son of Conn’, a personal name meaning ‘chieftain’ (literally ‘head’ or ‘sense’). variant of the Ulster surname MacIlchon, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Mhíolchon ‘son of Míolcha’, a personal name meaning ‘hare-hound’, from míol ‘hare’ + cú ‘hound’, genitive con.

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


Similar surnames: Mccone, Mccann, Mccoin, Mccool, Mccook, Mccoy, Mccomb, Mccowan

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You can see how Mcconn families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcconn family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcconn families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Mcconn families living in Ontario. This was about 88% of all the recorded Mcconn's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mcconn families in 1911.
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What did your Mcconn ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Mcconn. .

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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
    100%
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Passenger Lists

There are 745 immigration records available for the last name Mcconn. 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 968 military records available for the last name Mcconn. For the veterans among your Mcconn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcconn lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Mcconn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mcconn in 1961 was 70, and 51 in 2004.

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