Mcelmurray Family History

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Mcelmurray Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Muire ‘son of the servant of Mary’, the surname of a chieftain family in County Down. It is more commonly Anglicized as Gilmore.

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


Similar surnames: Mcmurray, Mcelderry, Murray, Mcelroy, Mcelhinney, Mcelduff, Mcmurtry

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Mcelmurray Family Origin

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Mcelmurray Family Occupations

What did your Mcelmurray ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mcelmurray occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mcelmurray's were Farmers. Farmer and Well-Digger were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mcelmurray.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Well-Digger

    50%

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Mcelmurray Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcelmurray. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcelmurray 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcelmurray. 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 Mcelmurray. For the veterans among your Mcelmurray ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcelmurray Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelmurray lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelmurray life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Mcelmurray in 1955 was 46, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelmurray

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelmurray 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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