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Mcmaken Family History

Mcmaken Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish McMackin.

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


Similar surnames: Mcmakin, Mcmahen, Mcfaden, Mcmahan, Mcmann, Mcmain, Mcmicken, Mcgowen

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Where is the Mcmaken family from?

You can see how Mcmaken families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcmaken family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcmaken families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 12 Mcmaken families living in Ontario. This was about 86% of all the recorded Mcmaken's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mcmaken families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcmaken surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcmaken ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcmaken. 46% of Mcmaken men worked as a Farmer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    46%
  • Laborer
    28%
  • Salesman
    19%
  • Manager
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    100%
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What Mcmaken family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcmaken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcmaken census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 209 immigration records available for the last name Mcmaken. 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 Cards

There are 488 military records available for the last name Mcmaken. For the veterans among your Mcmaken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcmaken lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mcmaken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mcmaken in 1962 was 76, and 85 in 2004.

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