Mclain Family History

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Mclain Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of McLean.

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

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Mclain Family Origin

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Mclain Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mclain. A less common occupation for the Mclain family was Farming. The most common Mclain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Mclain's were Farmers.

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Mclain Historical Records

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Mclain Life Expectancy

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