Mcchesney Family History

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Mcchesney Name Meaning

Scottish (Galloway) and northern Irish: probably an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an tSasanaigh ‘son of the Saxon (i.e. the Englishman)’. Another Anglicized version of this name is McAtasney.

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


Similar surnames: Mccartney, Mccaskey, Mccoskey, Mcweeney, Mccarney, Mccloskey

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Mcchesney Family Origin

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Mcchesney Family Occupations

What did your Mcchesney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcchesney family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcchesney. The most common Mcchesney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Mcchesney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    3%

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

Mcchesney Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcchesney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcchesney lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mcchesney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Mcchesney in 1945 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcchesney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcchesney 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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