Mckevitt Family History

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Mckevitt Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Daibhéid, with lenited personal name (see McDevitt).

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


Similar surnames: Mcdevitt, Mcdermitt, Mcleish, Mcnevin, Mctavish, Nevitt, Mcirvin

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Mckevitt Family Origin

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Mckevitt Family Occupations

What did your Mckevitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mckevitt family was Cooper. The most common Mckevitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Mckevitt's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk In Pss Co. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckevitt.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Clerk In Pss Co.

    7%
  • Cooper

    7%

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

Mckevitt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mckevitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckevitt lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mckevitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mckevitt in 1950 was 41, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckevitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckevitt 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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