Mcnab Family History

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Mcnab Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of McNabb.

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


Similar surnames: Macnab, Mcnabb, Mcneal, Mcnear, Mcnay, Mccaw, Mccay, Mcvay, Mckay

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Mcnab Family Origin

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Mcnab Family Occupations

What did your Mcnab ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcnab. 30% of Mcnab men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Mcnab women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcnab were Clerk and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Labourer
    9%
  • Student
    6%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
    10%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Student
    8%
  • Domestic
    6%

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

Mcnab Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 55,000 census records available for the last name Mcnab. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcnab 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 13,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcnab. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Mcnab. For the veterans among your Mcnab ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcnab Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcnab lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mcnab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Mcnab in 1952 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcnab

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcnab 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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