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Where is the Mcfarland family from?
You can see how Mcfarland families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcfarland family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcfarland families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 141 Mcfarland families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 20% of all the recorded Mcfarland's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Mcfarland families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcfarland surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
What did your Mcfarland ancestors do for a living?
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mcfarland. 16% of Mcfarland men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Mcfarland women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcfarland were Truck Driver and Housekeeper. .