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Mcelhany Family Origin

Where is the Mcelhany family from?

Mcelhany Family Occupations

What did your Mcelhany ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelhany. A less common occupation for the Mcelhany family was Keeping House. The most common Mcelhany occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Mcelhany's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Mcelhany Historical Records

What Mcelhany family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mcelhany. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcelhany census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mcelhany

Passenger List

There are 105 immigration records available for the last name Mcelhany. 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 943 military records available for the last name Mcelhany. For the veterans among your Mcelhany ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcelhany Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelhany lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelhany life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mcelhany in 1941 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelhany

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelhany 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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