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Mccracken Family History

Mccracken Name Meaning
Northern Irish and Scottish (Galloway): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Reachtain, Ulster variant of Mac Neachtain (see McNaughton), with the replacement of n by r in the cluster cn that is characteristic of Ulster Irish.

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

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116,611 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
18,158 Military Records
10,954 Immigration Records
92,982 Census and Voter Lists
418,170 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mccracken Families

  • Number of Mccracken families
     107 - 211
     36 - 106
     1 - 35
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mccracken families
     70 - 138
     24 - 69
     1 - 23
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mccracken families
     186 - 369
     63 - 185
     1 - 62
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mccracken Family Origin

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Mccracken Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Mccracken

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Mccracken Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mccracken census records

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Mccracken Civil War Service Records

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