Mckenna Family History

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Mckenna Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cionaodha or Mac Cionaoith ‘son of Cionaodh’ (see McKinney 1).

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


Similar surnames: Mclennan, Mckean, Mckennon, Mcmunn, Mckanna, Mcminn, Mcvean, Mckenny

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Mckenna Family Origin

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Mckenna Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Servant

    9%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mckenna family was Labourer. Farmer, Servant and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckenna. The most common Mckenna occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Mckenna's were Farmers.

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Mckenna Historical Records

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Mckenna Life Expectancy

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