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Mcl Lawson Family History

Mcl Lawson Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Clawson, Mcglasson, Clayson, Mcclarnon, Milleson, Glawson, Mclarnon

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Where is the Mcl Lawson family from?

You can see how Mcl Lawson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcl Lawson family name was found in Scotland between 1861 and 1901. The most Mcl Lawson families were found in and Scotland in 1861and Scotland in 1901. In 1861 there was 1 Mcl Lawson family living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Mcl Lawson's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Mcl Lawson families in 1861.
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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Mcl Lawson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcl Lawson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcl Lawson. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mcl Lawson. For the veterans among your Mcl Lawson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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