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Mcelvain Family Origin

Where is the Mcelvain family from?

Mcelvain Family Occupations

What did your Mcelvain ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcelvain. 27% of Mcelvain men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Mcelvain women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcelvain were Crane Operator and Assembler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Assembler
    2%
  • Crane Operator
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    11%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Teacher
    8%
  • Assembler
    4%

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

Mcelvain Historical Records

What Mcelvain family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mcelvain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcelvain 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 Mcelvain

Passenger List

There are 166 immigration records available for the last name Mcelvain. 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 Mcelvain. For the veterans among your Mcelvain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcelvain Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelvain lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelvain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcelvain in 1953 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelvain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelvain 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.

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