Mcevilly Family History

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Mcevilly Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Mhílidh ‘son of the knight’ (from Gaelic míleadh ‘warrior’, ‘knight’). In County Mayo a family of English origin changed their name from Staunton to McEvilly.

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


Similar surnames: Mcevoy, Mcgill, Crilly, Mcnally, Melville, Reilly, Mcinally, Mcanally

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Mcevilly Family Origin

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Mcevilly Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Mcevilly occupation in the USA was Railroad Section Boss. 100% of Mcevilly's were Railroad Section Bosss.

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Mcevilly Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcevilly Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mcevilly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mcevilly in 1962 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

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