Macnair Family History

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Macnair Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: see McNair.

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


Similar surnames: Macnab, Macneil, Maciver, Maclin, Mcnabb, Mclain, Mcnall, Mcneil

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Macnair Family Origin

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Macnair Family Occupations

What did your Macnair ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Drayman, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macnair. A less common occupation for the Macnair family was Housekeeping. The most common Macnair occupation in the USA was Drayman. 17% of Macnair's were Draymans.

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  • Drayman

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Housekeeping

    17%

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

Macnair Historical Records

What Macnair family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Macnair Life Expectancy

What is the average Macnair lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Macnair life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Macnair in 1956 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macnair

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macnair 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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