Mclellen Family History

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Mclellen 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: Mcclellen, Mclallen, Mclellan, Mcmellon, Mcgillen, Mcallen, Mcclellan

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Mclellen Family Origin

Where is the Mclellen family from?

Mclellen Family Occupations

What did your Mclellen ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Cultivateur were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mclellen. 28% of Mclellen men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Mclellen women worked as a Cultivateur. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mclellen were Doctor and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Cultivateur
  • Journalier
  • Doctor

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Domestic

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

Mclellen Historical Records

What Mclellen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mclellen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mclellen 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 253 immigration records available for the last name Mclellen. 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 263 military records available for the last name Mclellen. For the veterans among your Mclellen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mclellen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mclellen lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Mclellen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mclellen in 1964 was 77, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mclellen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mclellen 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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