Macfarlane Family History

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Macfarlane Name Meaning

Scottish: see McFarlane.

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

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Macfarlane Family Origin

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Macfarlane Family Occupations

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  • Lawyer

    12%
  • Silk Manufacturer

    12%
  • Book Keeper

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Macfarlane family was Carpenter. Lawyer, Silk Manufacturer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macfarlane. The most common Macfarlane occupation in the USA was Lawyer. 12% of Macfarlane's were Lawyers.

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Macfarlane Historical Records

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Macfarlane Life Expectancy

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