Mcphee Family History

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Mcphee Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhuibhshíthe ‘son of Duibhshíth’ (see Duffy).

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

Similar surnames: Mcafee, Mcnee, Mcgee, Mcaree, Mcatee, Mcshea, Mccabe, Mctyre, Mcabee

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Mcphee Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mcphee name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mcphee. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Mcphee Family Origin

Where is the Mcphee family from?

Mcphee Family Occupations

What did your Mcphee ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mcphee occupation in Canada was Farmer. 49% of Mcphee's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcphee. A less common occupation for the Mcphee family was Labourer.

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  • Farmer

  • Servant

  • Going To School

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mcphee ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mcphee Historical Records

What Mcphee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 74,000 census records available for the last name Mcphee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcphee 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 18,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcphee. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Mcphee. For the veterans among your Mcphee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcphee Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcphee lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mcphee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mcphee in 1955 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcphee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcphee 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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