Mcfarland Family History

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Mcfarland Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of McFarlane.

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


Similar surnames: Mcparland, Macfarland, Mcfarlan, Mcfarlane, Mcfarlen, Mcfarlin

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Mcfarland Family Origin

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Mcfarland Family Occupations

What did your Mcfarland ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcfarland. 31% of Mcfarland men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Mcfarland women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcfarland were Clerk and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    31%
  • Labourer
    6%
  • Laborer
    4%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
    9%
  • Stenographer
    9%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Teacher
    8%

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

Mcfarland Historical Records

What Mcfarland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 190,000 census records available for the last name Mcfarland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcfarland 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 15,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcfarland. 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 44,000 military records available for the last name Mcfarland. For the veterans among your Mcfarland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcfarland Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcfarland lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mcfarland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mcfarland in 1944 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcfarland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcfarland 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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