Mcdiarmid Family History

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Mcdiarmid Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Diarmaid ‘son of Diarmaid’, a personal name said to mean ‘free of envy’ (from di ‘without’ + airmait ‘envy’). Etymologically, therefore, it is the same name as Irish McDermott.

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

Similar surnames: Mcdermitt, Mcdermott, Mcdaris, Mcquaid, Mcamis, Mcquarrie, Mcmartin

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Mcdiarmid Family Origin

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Mcdiarmid Family Occupations

What did your Mcdiarmid ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mcdiarmid occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Mcdiarmid's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcdiarmid. A less common occupation for the Mcdiarmid family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farms

  • Carpenter


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Mcdiarmid Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcdiarmid Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mcdiarmid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Mcdiarmid in 1953 was 37, and 85 in 2004.

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