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Mckellar Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ealair, a patronymic from the personal name Ealair, Gaelic equivalent of Hillary.

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


Similar surnames: Mckell, Mcmellon, Mcmillan, Mckean, Mcclellan, Mckenna, Mclear

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Mckellar Family Origin

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Mckellar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Student

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Merchant

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mckellar family was Merchant. Farmer, Student and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckellar. The most common Mckellar occupation in Canada was Farmer. 61% of Mckellar's were Farmers.

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Mckellar Historical Records

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Mckellar Life Expectancy

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