Mckern Family History

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Mckern Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McCarron.

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


Similar surnames: Mckeen, Mckeon, Mckeag, Mcmeen, Macken, Mckey, Mckain, Mulkern

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Mckern Family Origin

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Mckern Family Occupations

What did your Mckern ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mckern family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Laborer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckern. The most common Mckern occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Mckern's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Book Keeper

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

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

Mckern Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mckern Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckern lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Mckern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mckern in 1961 was 49, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckern

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckern 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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