Mcdavid Family History

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Mcdavid Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: quasi-Gaelic patronymic from David. Compare McDade, McDevitt.

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


Similar surnames: Mcdaid, Mcdevitt, Mcdivitt, Mcdavitt, Mcamis, David, Mclain, Mcdade

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Mcdavid Family Origin

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Mcdavid Family Occupations

What did your Mcdavid ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mcdavid. 15% of Mcdavid men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Mcdavid women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcdavid were Labor and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    15%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farming
    6%
  • Labor
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    8%
  • Cook
    6%
  • Maid
    5%
  • Teacher
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mcdavid Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcdavid Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcdavid lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mcdavid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mcdavid in 1953 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

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