Mcclurg Family History

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Mcclurg Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Luirg ‘son of Lorg’, a personal name meaning ‘footman’ (literally ‘track’). Alternatively, it may be a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cléirich ‘son of the scribe or cleric’ (Gaelic cléireach). Compare Cleary.

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

Similar surnames: Mcclure, Mcclung, Mcclave, Mcclory, Mccord, Mccorry, Mccurdy, Mccary

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Mcclurg Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mcclurg name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mcclurg. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Sweden


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Mcclurg Family Origin

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Mcclurg Family Occupations

What did your Mcclurg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcclurg. A less common occupation for the Mcclurg family was Laborer. The most common Mcclurg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Mcclurg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Mcclurg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Mcclurg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcclurg 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcclurg. 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 Mcclurg. For the veterans among your Mcclurg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcclurg Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcclurg lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mcclurg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mcclurg in 1943 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcclurg 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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