Mcclay Family History

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Mcclay Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: probably an Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac an Léigh ‘son of the physician’, Irish Mac an Leagha (Antrim).

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

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Mcclay Family Origin

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Mcclay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Farms

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Mcclay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Mcclay's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcclay family was Laborer. Farmer, Farms and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcclay.

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Mcclay Historical Records

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Mcclay Life Expectancy

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