Mcnamee Family History

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Mcnamee Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conmidhe, a patronymic from the personal name Cú Mhidhe, meaning ‘hound of Meath’. This family were hereditary poets in Ulster.

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


Similar surnames: Mcafee, Mcnaney, Mcnee, Mcatee, Mcabee, Mcfate, Mccabe, Mclaren

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Mcnamee Family Origin

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Mcnamee Family Occupations

What did your Mcnamee ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcnamee. 17% of Mcnamee men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Mcnamee women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcnamee were Retired and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Labourer
    10%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Retired
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Student
    20%
  • Book Keeper
    10%
  • Maid
    10%

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

Mcnamee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Mcnamee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcnamee 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcnamee. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Mcnamee. For the veterans among your Mcnamee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcnamee Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcnamee lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mcnamee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mcnamee in 1942 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

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