Macomb Family History

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Macomb Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish McComb.

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

Similar surnames: Macom, Malcomb, Mccombe, Lacomb, Mccomb, Comb, Mccombs, Malcom

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Macomb Family Origin

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Macomb Family Occupations

What did your Macomb ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Macomb. 7% of Macomb men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Macomb women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Macomb were Fireman and Lawborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Day Laborer
  • Fireman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Dress Gitter
  • Housemaid
  • Lawborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Macomb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Macomb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macomb 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 318 immigration records available for the last name Macomb. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Macomb. For the veterans among your Macomb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Macomb Life Expectancy

What is the average Macomb lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Macomb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Macomb in 1963 was 85, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macomb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macomb 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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