Mcilwee Family History

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Mcilwee Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: variant of McElwee.

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


Similar surnames: Mcilveen, Mcfee, Mcintee, Mclees, Mckewen, Mcbee, Mcallen, Mcelwee

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Mcilwee Family Origin

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Mcilwee Family Occupations

What did your Mcilwee ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Binding were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcilwee. 25% of Mcilwee men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Mcilwee women worked as a Binding. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcilwee were Bar Tender and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Bartender
    10%
  • Bar Tender
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Binding
    25%
  • Liquidation Examiner
    25%
  • Operator
    25%
  • Waitress
    25%

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

Mcilwee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mcilwee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcilwee 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 300 immigration records available for the last name Mcilwee. 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 385 military records available for the last name Mcilwee. For the veterans among your Mcilwee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcilwee Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcilwee lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Mcilwee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mcilwee in 1946 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcilwee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcilwee 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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