Mclellin Family History

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Mclellin 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: Mclellan, Mcmellon, Medellin, Crellin, Mcclellan, Mcmillin, Mellin

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Mclellin Family Origin

Where is the Mclellin family from?

Mclellin Family Occupations

What did your Mclellin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gas Fitter and Unpaid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mclellin.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gas Fitter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Mclellin Historical Records

What Mclellin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 157 census records available for the last name Mclellin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mclellin 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 16 immigration records available for the last name Mclellin. 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 21 military records available for the last name Mclellin. For the veterans among your Mclellin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mclellin Life Expectancy

What is the average Mclellin lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mclellin 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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