Mclaine Family History

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Mclaine Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of McLean.

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

Similar surnames: Mclain, Mclane, Mcclaine, Mcclain, Mcclane, Laine, Mclin, Mckain

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Mclaine Family Origin

Where is the Mclaine family from?

Mclaine Family Occupations

What did your Mclaine ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mclaine occupation in Canada was Farmer. 54% of Mclaine's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Lab. and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mclaine. A less common occupation for the Mclaine family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farmer Lab.

  • Farmer Son

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mclaine ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mclaine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Mclaine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mclaine 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 544 immigration records available for the last name Mclaine. 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 741 military records available for the last name Mclaine. For the veterans among your Mclaine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mclaine Life Expectancy

What is the average Mclaine lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mclaine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mclaine in 1958 was 46, and 49 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mclaine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mclaine 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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