Mclin Family History

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Mclin Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and Irish McLean. See also Macklin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Maclin, Mclain, Mclinn, Mcclain, Mylin, Mckain, Mcalpin, Mcwain

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Mclin Family Origin

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Mclin Family Occupations

What did your Mclin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mclin. 29% of Mclin men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Mclin women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mclin were Attendant and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Porter
  • Attendant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Cook
  • Maid
  • Laundress

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

Mclin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mclin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mclin 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 510 immigration records available for the last name Mclin. 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 Mclin. For the veterans among your Mclin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mclin Life Expectancy

What is the average Mclin lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mclin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Mclin in 1951 was 47, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mclin 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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