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Mcelvain Family Origin

Where is the Mcelvain family from?

Mcelvain Family Occupations

What did your Mcelvain ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Book Canvasser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelvain. The most common Mcelvain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Mcelvain's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcelvain family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Book Canvasser

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Mcelvain Historical Records

What Mcelvain family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mcelvain Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelvain lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelvain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcelvain in 1953 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelvain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelvain 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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