Mccray Family History

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Mccray Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of McRae.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgray, Mcray, Mccrary, Mcclay, Mccay, Mccraw, Mccrady, Mccrae

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Mccray Family Origin

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Mccray Family Occupations

What did your Mccray ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccray. The most common Mccray occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Mccray's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mccray family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Mccray Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mccray. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccray 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mccray. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mccray. For the veterans among your Mccray ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccray Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccray lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mccray life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Mccray in 1941 was 34, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccray

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccray 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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