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Mcilwain Family Origin

Where is the Mcilwain family from?

Mcilwain Family Occupations

What did your Mcilwain ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm Laborer

    16%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer On Farm

    4%

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

Mcilwain Historical Records

What Mcilwain family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mcilwain Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcilwain lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mcilwain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mcilwain in 1950 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcilwain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcilwain 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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