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Mcelravy Family History

Mcelravy Name Meaning
Variant of northern Irish McIlravy, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Riabhaigh (see McElrath). 1881 English census has 0; EML, KH.

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

9,077 Historical Documents with Mcelravy on Ancestry.com
1,511 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
400 Military Records
54 Immigration Records
1,435 Census and Voter Lists
5,677 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mcelravy Families

  • Number of Mcelravy families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mcelravy families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Mcelravy last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mcelravy Family Origin

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Mcelravy Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Mcelravy

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Mcelravy Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mcelravy census records

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Mcelravy Civil War Service Records

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