Mcelhinney Family History

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Mcelhinney Name Meaning

Irish (mainly Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Choinnigh ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Coinneach’ (see Kenny).

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


Similar surnames: Mcwhinney, Mcelhone, Mcelhannon, Mckinney, Mceldowney, Mawhinney

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Mcelhinney Family Origin

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Mcelhinney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Seaman

    33%
  • Tailoress

    33%

In 1881, the most common Mcelhinney occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Mcelhinney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcelhinney family was Tailoress. Farmer and Seaman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mcelhinney.

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Mcelhinney Historical Records

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Mcelhinney Life Expectancy

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