Mclinden Family History

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Mclinden Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Fhionntain (Scottish), Mac Giolla Fhionntáin (Irish) (see McClinton).

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

Similar surnames: Mcclinton, Mcfadden, Mclennan, Mcminn, Mclaren, Mcniven, Mckinley

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Mclinden Family Origin

Where is the Mclinden family from?

Mclinden Family Occupations

What did your Mclinden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mclinden occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Mclinden's were Laborers. Laborer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mclinden. A less common occupation for the Mclinden family was Black Smith.

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  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Black Smith


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

Mclinden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mclinden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mclinden 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 586 immigration records available for the last name Mclinden. 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 570 military records available for the last name Mclinden. For the veterans among your Mclinden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mclinden Life Expectancy

What is the average Mclinden lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mclinden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Mclinden in 1953 was 54, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mclinden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mclinden 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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