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Mcilwain Family Origin

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Mcilwain Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm Laborer

    16%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer On Farm

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcilwain. A less common occupation for the Mcilwain family was Laborer On Farm. The most common Mcilwain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Mcilwain's were Farmers.

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Mcilwain Historical Records

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Mcilwain Life Expectancy

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