Mckinlay Family History

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Mckinlay Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of McKinley.

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


Similar surnames: Mckinny, Mckelvy, Mckinnie, Mckinley, Finlay, Mckinzey, Mckimmey

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Mckinlay Family Origin

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Mckinlay Family Occupations

What did your Mckinlay ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckinlay. The most common Mckinlay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Mckinlay's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mckinlay family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Banker

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Mckinlay Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mckinlay Life Expectancy

What is the average Mckinlay lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Mckinlay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Mckinlay in 1960 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mckinlay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mckinlay 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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