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Mcelhiney Family Origin

Where is the Mcelhiney family from?

Mcelhiney Family Occupations

What did your Mcelhiney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mcelhiney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Mcelhiney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcelhiney family was Farm Laboere. Farmer, Book Keeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelhiney.

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  • Farmer

  • Book Keeper

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laboere


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

Mcelhiney Historical Records

What Mcelhiney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcelhiney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcelhiney 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 Mcelhiney

Passenger List

There are 463 immigration records available for the last name Mcelhiney. 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 799 military records available for the last name Mcelhiney. For the veterans among your Mcelhiney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcelhiney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelhiney lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelhiney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mcelhiney in 1950 was 63, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelhiney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelhiney 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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