Mcfadyen Family History

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Mcfadyen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Mcfadden, Mcfaden, Macfadyen, Scadden, Mccadden, Faden, Mcpadden

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Mcfadyen Family Origin

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Mcfadyen Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mcfadyen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Mcfadyen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcfadyen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcfadyen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcfadyen. 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 Mcfadyen. For the veterans among your Mcfadyen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcfadyen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcfadyen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcfadyen 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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Famous Mcfadyen Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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