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Macdonell Family Origin

Where is the Macdonell family from?

Macdonell Family Occupations

What did your Macdonell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Macdonell occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Macdonell's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Macdonell family was R.R. Conductor. Laborer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Macdonell.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Grocer

    25%
  • R.R. Conductor

    25%

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

Macdonell Historical Records

What Macdonell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Macdonell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macdonell 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 Macdonell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Macdonell. 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 Macdonell. For the veterans among your Macdonell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Macdonell Life Expectancy

What is the average Macdonell lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Macdonell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Macdonell in 1956 was 32, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macdonell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macdonell 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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