Mewhinney Family History

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Mewhinney Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and northern Irish Mawhinney.

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


Similar surnames: Mawhinney, Mcwhinney, Mcwhinnie, Mckinney, Mackinney, Dewine

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Mewhinney Family Origin

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Mewhinney Family Occupations

What did your Mewhinney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Druggist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mewhinney. The most common Mewhinney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Mewhinney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Druggist

    33%

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

Mewhinney Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mewhinney Life Expectancy

What is the average Mewhinney lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mewhinney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Mewhinney in 1956 was 38, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mewhinney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mewhinney 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 Mewhinney Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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