Mcleester Family History

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Mcleester 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: Mclester, Meester, Clester, Mcleese, Ballester, Meister, Lester

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Mcleester Family Origin

Where is the Mcleester family from?

Mcleester Family Occupations

What did your Mcleester ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Attendant and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcleester. 15% of Mcleester men worked as an Attendant and 50% of Mcleester women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcleester were Hearse Driver and Janitor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Attendant
    15%
  • Collector
    15%
  • Dealer
    15%
  • Hearse Driver
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    50%
  • Janitor
    50%

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

Mcleester Historical Records

What Mcleester family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 200 census records available for the last name Mcleester. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcleester 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 22 immigration records available for the last name Mcleester. 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 79 military records available for the last name Mcleester. For the veterans among your Mcleester ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcleester Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcleester lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mcleester life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Mcleester in 1963 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcleester

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcleester 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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