Mccloy Family History

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Mccloy Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lughaidh ‘son of Lugaidh’ (see Lewis).

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

Similar surnames: Mcclay, Mcclory, Mccoy, Milloy, Mccool, Mcvoy, Mccrory, Mccay, Mcevoy

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Mccloy Family Origin

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Mccloy Family Occupations

What did your Mccloy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mccloy family was Carriage Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccloy. The most common Mccloy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Mccloy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carriage Maker


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

Mccloy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Mccloy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccloy 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mccloy. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Mccloy. For the veterans among your Mccloy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccloy Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccloy lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mccloy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mccloy in 1959 was 64, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccloy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccloy 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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