Mccurdy Family History

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Mccurdy Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (County Antrim): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Mhuircheartaigh, a patronymic from Muircheartach, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + ceartach ‘ruler’, hence ‘skilled seaman’. Compare Moriarty.

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


Similar surnames: Mcmurdo, Mccurley, Mcmurphy, Mccary, Mccorry, Mccord, Mccauley

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Mccurdy Family Origin

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Mccurdy Family Occupations

What did your Mccurdy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccurdy. The most common Mccurdy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mccurdy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mccurdy family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Mccurdy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mccurdy Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccurdy lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mccurdy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mccurdy in 1943 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccurdy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccurdy 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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