Mcnary Family History

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Mcnary Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Náraigh ‘son of Nárach’, a byname meaning ‘modest’, more commonly Anglicized as Neary.

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

Similar surnames: Mccary, Mcneary, Mcnay, Manary, Mccart, Mckay, Mcnair, Mcgarry

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Mcnary Family Origin

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Mcnary Family Occupations

What did your Mcnary ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mcnary occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Mcnary's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcnary family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcnary.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Mcnary Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Mcnary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcnary 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 601 immigration records available for the last name Mcnary. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Mcnary. For the veterans among your Mcnary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcnary Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcnary lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mcnary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mcnary in 1942 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcnary

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcnary 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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