Macklem Family History

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Macklem Name Meaning

Irish or Scottish: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Macklin or McLean.

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


Similar surnames: Muckler, Mackey, Mackley, Mickle, Macken, Macklin, Markie, Hackley

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Macklem Family Origin

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Macklem Family Occupations

What did your Macklem ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Macklem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Macklem's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macklem. A less common occupation for the Macklem family was Conductor On R.R..

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Conductor On R.R.

    7%

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

Macklem Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Macklem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macklem 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Macklem. 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 Macklem. For the veterans among your Macklem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Macklem Life Expectancy

What is the average Macklem lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Macklem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Macklem in 1955 was 56, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macklem

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macklem 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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