Mcgrew Family History

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Mcgrew Name Meaning

Irish: altered form of Mulgrew.

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


Similar surnames: Mcnew, Grew, Mcgraw, Mcgaw, Mcgee, Mulgrew, Brew, Mclaren, Mcatee

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Mcgrew Family Origin

Where is the Mcgrew family from?

Mcgrew Family Occupations

What did your Mcgrew ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcgrew family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgrew. The most common Mcgrew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Mcgrew's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Mcgrew Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mcgrew Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcgrew lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcgrew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mcgrew in 1940 was 36, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcgrew

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcgrew 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 Mcgrew Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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