History of your Surname
Get access to Mcinvale family records.Start a free trial

Mcinvale Family History

Mcinvale Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish: possibly and Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla M(h)aoil ‘son of the bald lad’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Mcintyre, Mcindoe, Mcnabb, Mcnee, Mcardle, Mchale, Mcinally, Mcenaney

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Mcinvale family from?

You can see how Mcinvale families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcinvale family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcinvale families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 8 Mcinvale families living in Lancashire. This was about 89% of all the recorded Mcinvale's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Mcinvale families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcinvale surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcinvale ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mcinvale. 39% of Mcinvale men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Mcinvale women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcinvale were Blacksmith and Help At Home. .

View Census Data for Mcinvale | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Laborer
    28%
  • Farming
    23%
  • Blacksmith
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    43%
  • Seamstress
    29%
  • Help At Home
    29%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Mcinvale family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mcinvale. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcinvale census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Mcinvale

Passenger Lists

There are 45 immigration records available for the last name Mcinvale. 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.

View all Mcinvale immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 445 military records available for the last name Mcinvale. For the veterans among your Mcinvale ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mcinvale military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mcinvale family history

Discover More

What is the average Mcinvale lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mcinvale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mcinvale in 1963 was 65, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcinvale

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Mcinvale family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Mcinvale last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial