14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Mckinley Family History

Mckinley Name Meaning
Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fionnlaigh, a patronymic from the early personal name Fionnlaoch (see Finley).

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

653,561 Historical Documents with Mckinley on Ancestry.com
140,374 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
23,458 Military Records
14,354 Immigration Records
112,745 Census and Voter Lists
362,630 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Name Distribution of Mckinley Families

  • Number of Mckinley families
     157 - 311
     53 - 156
     1 - 52
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mckinley families
     77 - 151
     26 - 76
     1 - 25
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mckinley families
     50 - 97
     17 - 49
     1 - 16
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mckinley census records

You can see how Mckinley families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Mckinley census records >

Mckinley Family Origin

Click on a place to view Mckinley immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Mckinley families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

View all Mckinley immigration records >

Mckinley Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Mckinley immigration records

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Mckinley immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Mckinley

Click on a circle in the chart to view Mckinley birth and death records

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.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Mckinley ancestors in the SSDI

Mckinley Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mckinley census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Mckinley ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Mckinley census records >

Mckinley Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Mckinley military records >

Message Board about Mckinley 611 Threads, 46 Messages

Look up another family name
×