Mcleady Family History

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Mcleady 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: Mcgeady, Mcleary, Melendy, Mclean, Mccleary, Mclear, Mulready, Cleary

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Mcleady Family Origin

Where is the Mcleady family from?

Mcleady Family Occupations

What did your Mcleady ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Labourer (public Parks) and Nurse (retired) were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mcleady. 50% of Mcleady women worked as a Nurse (retired)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Labourer (public Parks)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Nurse (retired)
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Mcleady Historical Records

What Mcleady family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 54 census records available for the last name Mcleady. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcleady 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Mcleady. 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 10 military records available for the last name Mcleady. For the veterans among your Mcleady ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcleady Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcleady lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcleady 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcleady

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