Mcnamara Family History

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Mcnamara Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conmara, a patronymic from Cú Mhara, a personal name composed of the elements cú ‘hound’ + muir ‘sea’.

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

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Mcnamara Family Origin

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Mcnamara Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Keeps House

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcnamara family was Keeps House. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcnamara. The most common Mcnamara occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Mcnamara's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Mcnamara | Data not to scale

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Mcnamara Life Expectancy

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