Mclelllan Family History

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Mclelllan 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, Mcclellan, Mclelland, Maclellan, Mcquillan, Mclennan

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Mclelllan Family Origin

Where is the Mclelllan family from?

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Mclelllan Family Occupations

What did your Mclelllan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Kettleback Man was the top reported job for people in the US named Mclelllan.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Kettleback Man
    100%

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

Mclelllan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10 census records available for the last name Mclelllan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mclelllan 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Mclelllan. 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 military records available for the last name Mclelllan. For the veterans among your Mclelllan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mclelllan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mclelllan lifespan?

Average Mclelllan life expectancy in 2003 was 87 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mclelllan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mclelllan 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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