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Macdowell Family Origin

Where is the Macdowell family from?

Macdowell Family Occupations

What did your Macdowell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Apiarian, Collector and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macdowell. The most common Macdowell occupation in the USA was Apiarian. 14% of Macdowell's were Apiarians. A less common occupation for the Macdowell family was Rockmason.

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  • Apiarian

    14%
  • Collector

    14%
  • Lawyer

    14%
  • Rockmason

    14%

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

Macdowell Historical Records

What Macdowell family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Macdowell Life Expectancy

What is the average Macdowell lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Macdowell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Macdowell in 1952 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macdowell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macdowell 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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