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Mcmath Family History

Mcmath Surname Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Matha a patronymic from a Gaelic form of Matthew .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Mcgath, Mcfate, Mcgrath, Mcnabb, Mcfall, Mcada, Mcnair, Mcatee

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Where is the Mcmath family from?

You can see how Mcmath families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcmath family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcmath families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 11 Mcmath families living in Ontario. This was about 61% of all the recorded Mcmath's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mcmath families in 1911.
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What did your Mcmath ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Mcmath. 100% of Mcmath 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.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcmath. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mcmath. For the veterans among your Mcmath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcmath lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mcmath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mcmath in 1944 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

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