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Mcniven Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naoimhín (see Nevin).

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


Similar surnames: Mcnevin, Mciver, Mcgivern, Mcilveen, Mcniff, Mclaren, Mcewen, Mcnee

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Mcniven Family Origin

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Mcniven Family Occupations

What did your Mcniven ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcniven family was Laborer. Farmer, Book Keeping and Butter Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcniven. The most common Mcniven occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Mcniven's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Book Keeping

    14%
  • Butter Dealer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Mcniven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcniven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcniven 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcniven. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mcniven. For the veterans among your Mcniven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcniven Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcniven lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mcniven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mcniven in 1962 was 73, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcniven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcniven 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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