Mcshane Family History

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Mcshane Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Seáin ‘son of Seán’ (Irish form of John).

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


Similar surnames: Shane, Mchaney, Mcshan, Mcgrane, Mchale, Mckean, Mcglone, Mcclune

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Mcshane Family Origin

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Mcshane Family Occupations

What did your Mcshane ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcshane. 27% of Mcshane men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Mcshane women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcshane were Labourer and Pensioner

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Farmers Son
    5%
  • Labourer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Journalier
    10%
  • Nurse
    10%
  • Pensioner
    10%

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

Mcshane Historical Records

What Mcshane family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Mcshane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcshane 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcshane. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Mcshane. For the veterans among your Mcshane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcshane Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcshane lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mcshane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1952. The average life expectancy for Mcshane in 1948 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcshane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcshane 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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