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Mcelhinny Family Origin

Where is the Mcelhinny family from?

Mcelhinny Family Occupations

What did your Mcelhinny ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Country Store and Drives Truck were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelhinny. A less common occupation for the Mcelhinny family was Farmer. The most common Mcelhinny occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Mcelhinny's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Country Store

    14%
  • Drives Truck

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

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

Mcelhinny Historical Records

What Mcelhinny family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcelhinny. 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 Mcelhinny. For the veterans among your Mcelhinny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcelhinny Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelhinny lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelhinny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Mcelhinny in 1956 was 54, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelhinny

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelhinny 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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