Mckewen Family History

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Mckewen Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of McEwen.

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


Similar surnames: Mckowen, Mckeen, Mckeown, Mckee, Mckeon, Mcewen, Mckown, Mcgowen

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Mckewen Family Origin

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Mckewen Family Occupations

What did your Mckewen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mckewen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Mckewen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mckewen family was Asst. Keep House. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckewen.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Asst. Keep House

    5%

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

Mckewen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mckewen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckewen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mckewen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mckewen in 1963 was 83, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckewen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckewen 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.

Famous Mckewen Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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