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Mcelhenny Family Origin

Where is the Mcelhenny family from?

Mcelhenny Family Occupations

What did your Mcelhenny ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Dyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelhenny. A less common occupation for the Mcelhenny family was Engineer. The most common Mcelhenny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Mcelhenny's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Dyer

  • Engineer


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

Mcelhenny Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mcelhenny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcelhenny 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 283 immigration records available for the last name Mcelhenny. 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 936 military records available for the last name Mcelhenny. For the veterans among your Mcelhenny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcelhenny Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelhenny lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelhenny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mcelhenny in 1956 was 56, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelhenny

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelhenny 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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