Mcrea Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Mcrea Name Meaning

Probably a metathesized form of Scottish McRae.

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

Similar surnames: Crea, Mcree, Mccrea, Cree, Mcvea, Mcnee, Mcvey, Marean, Mckean, Mcrae

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mcrea Family Origin

Where is the Mcrea family from?

Mcrea Family Occupations

What did your Mcrea ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer Son and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcrea. A less common occupation for the Mcrea family was Servant. The most common Mcrea occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Mcrea's were Farmers.

View Census data for Mcrea | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Farmer Son

  • Going To School

  • Servant


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

Mcrea Historical Records

What Mcrea family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Mcrea. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcrea census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Mcrea

Passenger List

There are 887 immigration records available for the last name Mcrea. 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.

View all Mcrea immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Mcrea military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mcrea family history.

Mcrea Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcrea lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mcrea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mcrea in 1963 was 73, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcrea

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcrea 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.

Look up another name