Mctyre Family History

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Mctyre Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: probably an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Tír ‘son of the land’ (a euphemism for the wolf). It could also be a variant of McIntyre.

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

Similar surnames: Mcintyre, Mcclure, Mcnee, Mcphee, Mclaren, Mccabe, Mcatee, Clyne

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Mctyre Family Origin

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Mctyre Family Occupations

What did your Mctyre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mctyre family was Carriage Driver. The most common Mctyre occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Mctyre's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer In Mines and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mctyre.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer In Mines

  • Carpenter

  • Carriage Driver


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Mctyre Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mctyre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mctyre 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 144 immigration records available for the last name Mctyre. 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 651 military records available for the last name Mctyre. For the veterans among your Mctyre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mctyre Life Expectancy

What is the average Mctyre lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mctyre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Mctyre in 1962 was 84, and 74 in 2004.

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