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Mchatton Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac Gille Chatain (Irish Gaelic Mac Giolla Chatáin), a patronymic from a personal name meaning ‘servant of (Saint) Catan’, a little-known saint who was revered on the Scottish west coast and islands.

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

Similar surnames: Hatton, Mcgilton, Mccammon, Mccarron, Mccartan, Patton, Mcgannon

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Where is the Mchatton family from?

You can see how Mchatton families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mchatton family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mchatton families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 12 Mchatton families living in Lancashire. This was about 44% of all the recorded Mchatton's in the UK. Lancashire had the highest population of Mchatton families in 1891.
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What did your Mchatton ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mchatton. 42% of Mchatton men worked as a Farmer and 39% of Mchatton women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mchatton were Carpenter and Bookkeeper.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Bookkeeper
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mchatton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mchatton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 281 immigration records available for the last name Mchatton. 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 Cards

There are 809 military records available for the last name Mchatton. For the veterans among your Mchatton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mchatton lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Mchatton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Mchatton in 1960 was 76, and 67 in 2004.

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