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Mclear Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Uidhir ‘son of the swarthy lad’ or ‘son of the servant of Odhar’, a byname from odhar (genitive uidhir) ‘dun-colored’, ‘weatherbeaten’. Compare McAleer. See also McClure.

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


Similar surnames: Lear, Mclean, Mcaleer, Mccleary, Mcvean, Mcbean, Mcneary, Mckean

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Mclear Family Origin

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Mclear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • At Spring Beds

    4%

In 1880, the most common Mclear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Mclear's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mclear family was At Spring Beds. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mclear.

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Mclear Life Expectancy

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