Mcnay Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Niadh, a patronymic from the byname Nia ‘champion’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcnary, Mccay, Mckay, Mcroy, Mcham, Mcvoy, Mcnabb, Mcclay, Mccoy, May

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Mcnay Family Origin

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Mcnay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Granite Stone Cutter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcnay family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Granite Stone Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcnay. The most common Mcnay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Mcnay's were Farmers.

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Mcnay Historical Records

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Mcnay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Mcnay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Mcnay in 1949 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcnay

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