Mclellar Family History

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Mclellar 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: Mckellar, Mclellan, Mclear, Mcclellan, Cuellar, Mclelland, Mckeller

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Mclellar Family Origin

Where is the Mclellar family from?

Mclellar Family Occupations

What did your Mclellar ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Printer (hatiers) and Householder Unp Dom Du were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mclellar.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Printer (hatiers)
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Householder Unp Dom Du
    100%

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

Mclellar Historical Records

What Mclellar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 59 census records available for the last name Mclellar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mclellar 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Mclellar. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mclellar. For the veterans among your Mclellar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mclellar Life Expectancy

What is the average Mclellar lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mclellar 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 Mclellar

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