Mccracken Family History

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Mccracken Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish (Galloway): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Reachtain, Ulster variant of Mac Neachtain (see McNaughton), with the replacement of n by r in the cluster cn that is characteristic of Ulster Irish.

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

Similar surnames: Mccrackin, Maccracken, Mccraven, Mccraney, Mccadden, Mcmackin

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Mccracken Family Origin

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Mccracken Family Occupations

What did your Mccracken ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccracken. The most common Mccracken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Mccracken's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mccracken family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Mccracken Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mccracken ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Mccracken Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccracken lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Mccracken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mccracken in 1940 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccracken


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