Mcelyea Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Mcelyea Name Meaning

Irish: perhaps an altered spelling of McElwee.

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


Similar surnames: Relyea, Belyeu, Mcalear, Belyea, Mcelwee, Melcer, Mcglynn, Mcguyer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mcelyea Family Origin

Where is the Mcelyea family from?

SHOW MORE

Mcelyea Family Occupations

What did your Mcelyea ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Chair Maker and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelyea. The most common Mcelyea occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Mcelyea's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcelyea family was Keeping House.

View Census data for Mcelyea | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    60%
  • Chair Maker

    10%
  • Farms

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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

Mcelyea Historical Records

What Mcelyea family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mcelyea ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mcelyea

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Mcelyea Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcelyea lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Mcelyea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mcelyea in 1944 was 27, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcelyea

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcelyea 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.

Famous Mcelyea Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name