Mchaney Family History

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Mchaney Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish: unexplained. Perhaps an unusual Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Choinnigh ‘son of the servant of (St.) Canice’.

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

Similar surnames: Mclarney, Mcshane, Mchardy, Mccarney, Mcenaney, Mcnaney, Mccraney

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Mchaney Family Origin

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Mchaney Family Occupations

What did your Mchaney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mchaney family was Engineer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mchaney. The most common Mchaney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Mchaney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Engineer


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

Mchaney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mchaney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mchaney 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 206 immigration records available for the last name Mchaney. 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 Mchaney. For the veterans among your Mchaney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mchaney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mchaney lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mchaney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Mchaney in 1957 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mchaney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mchaney 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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