Malcom Family History

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Malcom Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Malcolm.

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


Similar surnames: Malcomb, Macom, Marcom, Maloy, Macomb, Malcolm, Balcom, Mallow

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Malcom Family Origin

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Malcom Family Occupations

What did your Malcom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malcom. A less common occupation for the Malcom family was Keeping House. The most common Malcom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Malcom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Malcom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Malcom Life Expectancy

What is the average Malcom lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Malcom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Malcom in 1946 was 41, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malcom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malcom 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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