Machan Family History

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Machan Name Meaning

Czech (Machán) and Slovak: from a derivative of the personal name Mach (see Mach 1).

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

Similar surnames: Machon, Machak, Machac, Macha, Machala, Kochan, Mahan, Michal, Pacha

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Machan Family Origin

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Machan Family Occupations

What did your Machan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Machan. A less common occupation for the Machan family was Agrecultiral Impl. Agt.. The most common Machan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Machan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Tailor

  • Agrecultiral Impl. Agt.


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

Machan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Machan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Machan 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 Machan. 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 Machan. For the veterans among your Machan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Machan Life Expectancy

What is the average Machan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Machan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Machan in 1956 was 46, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Machan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Machan 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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