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Mccowen Family History

Mccowen Name Meaning
Scottish: variant spelling of McCowan.

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

34,149 Historical Documents with Mccowen on Ancestry.com
7,869 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,738 Military Records
787 Immigration Records
8,560 Census and Voter Lists
15,195 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mccowen Families

  • Number of Mccowen families
     14 - 26
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mccowen families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mccowen families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mccowen census records

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Mccowen Family Origin

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Mccowen Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Mccowen families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Mccowen

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Mccowen Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mccowen census records

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Mccowen Civil War Service Records

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