Mcmenamin Family History

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Mcmenamin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Meanman, a patronymic from the personal name Meanma meaning ‘spirited’. Meanman is an older form of the genitive than Meanm(n)a, which lies behind McMenamy.

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


Similar surnames: Mcmenamy, Mcmeekin, Mcmonagle, Mcnamee, Mclennan, Mcelwain, Mcmartin

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Mcmenamin Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mcmenamin name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mcmenamin. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland

    48%

  • England & Wales

    26%

  • Germanic Europe

    7%

  • France

    3%

  • Italy

    3%

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Mcmenamin Family Origin

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Mcmenamin Family Occupations

What did your Mcmenamin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcmenamin family was Farmer. The most common Mcmenamin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Mcmenamin's were Laborers. Laborer, Keeping House and Clk City P. Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcmenamin.

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Clk City P. Office

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%

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

Mcmenamin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Mcmenamin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcmenamin 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcmenamin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mcmenamin. For the veterans among your Mcmenamin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcmenamin Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcmenamin lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mcmenamin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcmenamin in 1956 was 65, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcmenamin

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