Mccay Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha (see McCoy).

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

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Mccay Family Origin

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Mccay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mccay family was Keeping House. The most common Mccay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Mccay's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccay.

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Mccay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Mccay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mccay in 1942 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccay

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