Mcateer Family History

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Mcateer Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an tSaoir ‘son of the craftsman’. Compare Scottish McIntyre.

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


Similar surnames: Mcaleer, Mcatee, Mcafee, Mateer, Mcaree, Minteer, Mcnee, Mcabee

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Mcateer Family Origin

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Mcateer Family Occupations

What did your Mcateer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcateer. 17% of Mcateer men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Mcateer women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcateer were Clerk and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Clerk
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    17%
  • Sewing
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    11%
  • Waitress
    11%

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

Mcateer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Mcateer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcateer 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcateer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mcateer. For the veterans among your Mcateer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcateer Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcateer lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mcateer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcateer in 1948 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

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