Mccary Family History

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Mccary Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McGarry or, in counties Galway and Westmeath, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhiachra ‘son of Fiachra’, a personal name possibly meaning ‘battle king’.

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


Similar surnames: Mccart, Mcnary, Mccay, Mccoy, Mccann, Mckay, Mccarthy, Mccorry, Mccaw

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Mccary Family Origin

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Mccary Family Occupations

What did your Mccary ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccary. A less common occupation for the Mccary family was At Home. The most common Mccary occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Mccary's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Mccary Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mccary Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccary lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mccary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mccary in 1951 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccary

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccary 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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