Mceleney Family History

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Mceleney Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McElhinney.

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

Similar surnames: Mcelheney, Mcelheny, Mclaney, Mcclenny, Mcelhenny, Mcelhiney

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Mceleney Family Origin

Where is the Mceleney family from?

Mceleney Family Occupations

What did your Mceleney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mceleney occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Mceleney's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Mceleney family was Retired Polisher. Keeping House and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mceleney.

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  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Retired Polisher


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

Mceleney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mceleney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mceleney 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 649 immigration records available for the last name Mceleney. 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 292 military records available for the last name Mceleney. For the veterans among your Mceleney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mceleney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mceleney lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mceleney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Mceleney in 1957 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mceleney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mceleney 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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