Mcwhorter Family History

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Mcwhorter Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and northern Irish McWhirter.

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


Similar surnames: Mewhorter, Mcwhirter, Mcwherter, Mccotter, Mcquirter, Mccarter

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Mcwhorter Family Origin

Where is the Mcwhorter family from?

Mcwhorter Family Occupations

What did your Mcwhorter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcwhorter family was Keeping House. The most common Mcwhorter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Mcwhorter's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcwhorter.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Mcwhorter Historical Records

What Mcwhorter family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Mcwhorter Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcwhorter lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mcwhorter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mcwhorter in 1941 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcwhorter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcwhorter 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.

Famous Mcwhorter Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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