Mcnelis Family History

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Mcnelis Name Meaning

Irish (western Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Niallghuis ‘son of Niallghus’, a personal name (probably originally a compliment) composed of the personal name Niall ‘champion’ + gus ‘choice’ or ‘vigor’.

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

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Mcnelis Family Origin

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Mcnelis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Miner

    13%
  • Work On Breaker

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Miner and Work On Breaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcnelis. A less common occupation for the Mcnelis family was Coal Miner. The most common Mcnelis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Mcnelis's were Farmers.

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Mcnelis Historical Records

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Mcnelis Life Expectancy

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