Mckethan Family History

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Mckethan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eacháin (see McCaughan).

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

Similar surnames: Mckeehan, Mckeegan, Mcgeehan, Mccahan, Mckean, Mckeeman, Mcgahan

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Mckethan Family Origin

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Mckethan Family Occupations

What did your Mckethan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mckethan family was Works Turpentine. The most common Mckethan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Mckethan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckethan.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Works Turpentine


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

Mckethan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mckethan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckethan lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Mckethan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Mckethan in 1960 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckethan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckethan 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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