Mcgray Family History

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Mcgray Name Meaning

Variant of Irish McGrath or Scottish McRae.

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

Similar surnames: Mccray, Mcray, Mcgraw, Mccraw, Mccrary, Mccrady, Mcgrain, Mcgrory

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Mcgray Family Origin

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Mcgray Family Occupations

What did your Mcgray ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Sister Rc Convent were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcgray. 19% of Mcgray men worked as a Farmer and 40% of Mcgray women worked as a Sister Rc Convent. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcgray were Clerk and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Barber
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Sister Rc Convent
  • Housekeeper
  • Housemaid
  • Saleslady

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

Mcgray Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mcgray. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcgray 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcgray. 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 633 military records available for the last name Mcgray. For the veterans among your Mcgray ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcgray Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgray lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgray life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mcgray in 1955 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgray

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgray 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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