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Mcrae Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of a patronymic from the Gaelic personal name Macraith, meaning ‘son of grace’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcfate, Mcham, Mccabe, Moran, Mcnee, Mcnay, Mcaree, Mcgaw, Mcgee

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Mcrae Family Origin

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Mcrae Family Occupations

What did your Mcrae ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcrae. A less common occupation for the Mcrae family was Farming. The most common Mcrae occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mcrae's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Mcrae Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mcrae Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcrae lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mcrae life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcrae in 1944 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcrae

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcrae 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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