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Macdermott Family Origin

Where is the Macdermott family from?

Macdermott Family Occupations

What did your Macdermott ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Macdermott. 34% of Macdermott men worked as a Clerk and 34% of Macdermott women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Macdermott were Investigator and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Investigator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Maid
  • Nurse

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Macdermott Historical Records

What Macdermott family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Macdermott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macdermott census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Macdermott. 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 728 military records available for the last name Macdermott. For the veterans among your Macdermott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Macdermott Life Expectancy

What is the average Macdermott lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Macdermott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Macdermott in 1946 was 52, and 62 in 2004.

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