Mcleaish Family History

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Mcleaish 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: Mcleish, Mcneish, Mclean, Mclear, Mcnelis, Klemish, Mellish, Miletich

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Mcleaish Family Origin

Where is the Mcleaish family from?

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Mcleaish Family Occupations

What did your Mcleaish ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Bookkeeper was the top reported job for people in the US named Mcleaish. 34% of Mcleaish men worked as a Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Foreman
  • Manager

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

Mcleaish Historical Records

What Mcleaish family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Mcleaish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcleaish 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Mcleaish. 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 42 military records available for the last name Mcleaish. For the veterans among your Mcleaish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcleaish Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcleaish lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2002, in the United States, Mcleaish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mcleaish in 1968 was 72, and 82 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcleaish

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcleaish 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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