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Mclay Family Origin

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Mclay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Brick Mason

    7%
  • Calico Printer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Mclay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Mclay's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mclay. A less common occupation for the Mclay family was Calico Printer.

Source: Census data for Mclay | Data not to scale

Mclay Historical Records

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Mclay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Mclay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Mclay in 1956 was 37, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mclay

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