Mckeen Family History

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Mckeen Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant spelling of McKean.

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


Similar surnames: Mckewen, Mckeon, Mckee, Mckern, Mcmeen, Mcfee, Mcnees, Mckeown

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Mckeen Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mckeen name?

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

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  • England & Wales

    50%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    24%

  • Germanic Europe

    8%

  • Italy

    3%

  • France

    2%

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Mckeen Family Origin

Where is the Mckeen family from?

Mckeen Family Occupations

What did your Mckeen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckeen. The most common Mckeen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Mckeen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mckeen family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Teamster

    4%

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

Mckeen Historical Records

What Mckeen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Mckeen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mckeen 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mckeen. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Mckeen. For the veterans among your Mckeen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mckeen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckeen lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mckeen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mckeen in 1945 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckeen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckeen 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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