Mc Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


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Mc Family Origin

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Mc Family Occupations

What did your Mc ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mc. A less common occupation for the Mc family was Cabinnet Maker. The most common Mc occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Mc's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Cabinnet Maker

    5%

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

Mc Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mc Life Expectancy

What is the average Mc lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mc 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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Famous Mc Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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