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Mclaine Family History

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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Where is the Mclaine family from?

You can see how Mclaine families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mclaine family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mclaine families were found in the USA in 1920. There were 150 Mclaine families living in Argyll, which was the highest population of Mclaine families in 1841 in Scotland.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mclaine surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mclaine ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Mclaine. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

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 Lists

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 Cards

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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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.

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