Mcleah Family History

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Mcleah 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: Mclean, Mclear, Clear, Mczeal, Mcpeak, Mcleish, Mcleod, Mcbeth

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Mcleah Family Origin

Where is the Mcleah family from?

Mcleah Family Occupations

What did your Mcleah ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Therapcurit Pict were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcleah. 50% of Mcleah men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Shipping Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Therapcurit Pict

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

Mcleah Historical Records

What Mcleah family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 142 census records available for the last name Mcleah. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcleah 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 47 immigration records available for the last name Mcleah. 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 Mcleah. For the veterans among your Mcleah ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcleah Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcleah lifespan?

Average Mcleah life expectancy in 1983 was 67 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 72.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcleah

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcleah 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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