Mckellips Family History

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Mckellips Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish: variant of McKillip, formed with the addition of redundant English patronymic -s.

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

Similar surnames: Mccullers, Killips, Mcphillips, Mellis, Mcwilliam, Mckillop, Mckillip

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Mckellips Family Origin

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Mckellips Family Occupations

What did your Mckellips ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mckellips occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Mckellips's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckellips. A less common occupation for the Mckellips family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Mckellips Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mckellips. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mckellips 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 91 immigration records available for the last name Mckellips. 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 345 military records available for the last name Mckellips. For the veterans among your Mckellips ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mckellips Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mckellips life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Mckellips in 1956 was 83, and 77 in 2004.

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