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Mchale Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Céile, a patronymic from the byname Céile ‘companion’. This was the surname of a Mayo family, tenants of church lands. from Mac Haol ‘son of Haol’, a Gaelicized form of Howell which was adopted by a Welsh family of this name who settled in County Mayo.

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


Similar surnames: Hale, Mccall, Mcham, Mcfate, Mcfall, Mcrae, Mccabe, Mcshane, Mcharg

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Where is the Mchale family from?

You can see how Mchale families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mchale family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mchale families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 17 Mchale families living in Ontario. This was about 47% of all the recorded Mchale's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mchale families in 1911.
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What did your Mchale ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mchale. 40% of Mchale men worked as a Laborer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
    40%
  • Farmer
    40%
  • Blacksmith
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    100%
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Passenger Lists

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There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Mchale. For the veterans among your Mchale ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mchale lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mchale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mchale in 1941 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

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