Mcgrain Family History

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Mcgrain Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of McGrane.

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


Similar surnames: Mcgrann, Mclain, Mckain, Mcclain, Mcgray, Mcgowin, Mccain, Mcalpin

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Mcgrain Family Origin

Where is the Mcgrain family from?

Mcgrain Family Occupations

What did your Mcgrain ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcgrain family was Boilermaker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgrain. The most common Mcgrain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Mcgrain's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Boilermaker

    3%

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

Mcgrain Historical Records

What Mcgrain family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mcgrain Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgrain lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2003, in the United States, Mcgrain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mcgrain in 1943 was 40, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgrain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgrain 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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