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Mccarter Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Artair ‘son of Arthur’.

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


Similar surnames: Mccotter, Mccartney, Mccargar, Mccartan, Mccart, Mccarney, Mccarthy

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Mccarter Family Origin

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Mccarter Family Occupations

What did your Mccarter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccarter. The most common Mccarter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Mccarter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mccarter family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Mccarter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mccarter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccarter 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mccarter. 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 Mccarter. For the veterans among your Mccarter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccarter Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccarter lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mccarter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mccarter in 1941 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccarter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccarter 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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