Mcintyre Family History

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Mcintyre Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an tSaoir ‘son of the craftsman’. Compare Irish McAteer.

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

Similar surnames: Mctyre, Mcinvale, Mcinturff, Mcindoe, Mcintosh, Mcinnis, Mcclure

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Mcintyre Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mcintyre name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mcintyre. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • France


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Mcintyre Family Origin

Where is the Mcintyre family from?

Mcintyre Family Occupations

What did your Mcintyre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcintyre family was Farming. The most common Mcintyre occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Mcintyre's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcintyre.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Mcintyre Historical Records

What Mcintyre family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 310,000 census records available for the last name Mcintyre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcintyre 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 56,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcintyre. 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 52,000 military records available for the last name Mcintyre. For the veterans among your Mcintyre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcintyre Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcintyre lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcintyre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mcintyre in 1940 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcintyre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcintyre 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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