Mcelveen Family History

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Mcelveen Name Meaning

Irish (County Down): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Mhín ‘son of the gentle lad’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcilveen, Mcelwee, Mcelwain, Melvin, Mckelvey, Mcbreen, Mcallen

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Mcelveen Family Origin

Where is the Mcelveen family from?

Mcelveen Family Occupations

What did your Mcelveen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcelveen family was Keeps House. Farmer, Farming and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelveen. The most common Mcelveen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Mcelveen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farming

    30%
  • Farms

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

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

Mcelveen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mcelveen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelveen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mcelveen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mcelveen in 1951 was 28, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelveen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelveen 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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