Mckechnie Family History

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Mckechnie Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eacharna, a patronymic from the personal name Eacharn, a derivative of each ‘horse’ + tighearna ‘lord’, which in Scotland is usually Anglicized as McEachern.

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


Similar surnames: Mckenzie, Mceachin, Mckennon, Mckercher, Mcelhone, Mckeehan, Mccone

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Mckechnie Family Origin

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Mckechnie Family Occupations

What did your Mckechnie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mckechnie family was Builder. Farmer, Laborer and Stock Raiser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckechnie. The most common Mckechnie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Mckechnie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Stock Raiser

    9%
  • Builder

    4%

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

Mckechnie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mckechnie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mckechnie 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mckechnie. 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 Mckechnie. For the veterans among your Mckechnie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mckechnie Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckechnie lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mckechnie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Mckechnie in 1953 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckechnie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckechnie 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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