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Mcalpine Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ailpein (Scottish), Mac Ailpín (Irish) ‘son of Ailpean’, a personal name of uncertain etymology, possibly derived from alp ‘lump’. The personal name was borne by Pictish kings, one of whom, Kenneth, son of Ailpín, Ailpean, became the ruler of the united Picts and Scots and is regarded as the founder of the somewhat disparate clan of this name.

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


Similar surnames: Mcalpin, Mcallen, Mcaloon, Mcclune, Mcglone, Mcloone, Malone

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Mcalpine Family Origin

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Mcalpine Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Mcalpine occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Mcalpine's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcalpine family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcalpine.

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Mcalpine Life Expectancy

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