Macnab Family History

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Macnab Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: see McNabb.

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


Similar surnames: Mcnab, Mcnabb, Mackay, Macnair, Macneal, Mcnay, Mcnee, Maclin, Mcnall

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Macnab Family Origin

Where is the Macnab family from?

Macnab Family Occupations

What did your Macnab ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Macnab occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Macnab's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Macnab family was Teamster. Keeping House and Printer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Macnab.

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  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Printer

    33%
  • Teamster

    33%

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

Macnab Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Macnab Life Expectancy

What is the average Macnab lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Macnab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Macnab in 1957 was 47, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macnab

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macnab 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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