Mcclam Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Mcclam Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhlaithimh (see McClave). Compare McLamb.

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

Similar surnames: Mcclay, Mclamb, Mcclave, Mccaw, Mccrum, Mccloy, Mcadam, Mccay, Mccraw

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mcclam Family Origin

Where is the Mcclam family from?

Mcclam Family Occupations

What did your Mcclam ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcclam family was Laborer. The most common Mcclam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Mcclam's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Glass Blower were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcclam.

View Census data for Mcclam | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Glass Blower

  • Laborer


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

Mcclam Historical Records

What Mcclam family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mcclam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcclam census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mcclam

Passenger List

There are 98 immigration records available for the last name Mcclam. 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.

View all Mcclam immigration records

Draft Card

There are 485 military records available for the last name Mcclam. For the veterans among your Mcclam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mcclam military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mcclam family history.

Mcclam Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcclam lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mcclam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mcclam in 1954 was 52, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcclam

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcclam 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.

Famous Mcclam Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name