Mckane Family History

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Mckane Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant of McKean, possibly also of McCahan.

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

Similar surnames: Mccane, Mclane, Mckune, Mcbane, Mckain, Mckee, Mckone, Mckeage

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Mckane Family Origin

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Mckane Family Occupations

What did your Mckane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mckane family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckane. The most common Mckane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Mckane's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Mckane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Mckane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mckane 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mckane. 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 Mckane. For the veterans among your Mckane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mckane Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckane lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mckane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mckane in 1953 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckane 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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