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Mcminn Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Méinn, a patronymic from the Gaelic form of the surname Menzies.

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

Similar surnames: Mcmunn, Mcginn, Mcconn, Mccann, Mcquinn, Mcdunn, Cain, Mccoin, Mclinn

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Where is the Mcminn family from?

You can see how Mcminn families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcminn family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcminn families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 21 Mcminn families living in New Brunswick. This was about 51% of all the recorded Mcminn's in Canada. New Brunswick had the highest population of Mcminn families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcminn surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcminn ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcminn. 48% of Mcminn 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
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
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Census Records

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Mcminn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcminn 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcminn. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Mcminn. For the veterans among your Mcminn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcminn lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mcminn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mcminn in 1952 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

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