Mckean Family History

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Mckean Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Iain ‘son of Ian’, a Gaelic form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Mclean, Mcvean, Mcbean, Mckell, Mckay, Mckenna, Mclear, Crean, Macken

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Mckean Family Origin

Where is the Mckean family from?

Mckean Family Occupations

What did your Mckean ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckean. The most common Mckean occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Mckean's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mckean family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mckean ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mckean Historical Records

What Mckean family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mckean. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mckean census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mckean

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mckean. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mckean. For the veterans among your Mckean ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mckean Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckean lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mckean life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1959. The average life expectancy for Mckean in 1950 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckean

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckean 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.

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