Mcalpin Family History

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Mcalpin Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of McAlpine.

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

Similar surnames: Calpin, Mcalpine, Mcallen, Mcclain, Mclin, Mclain, Mcfarlain, Maclin

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Mcalpin Family Origin

Where is the Mcalpin family from?

Mcalpin Family Occupations

What did your Mcalpin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cab Driver, Labourer and Master Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcalpin. A less common occupation for the Mcalpin family was Slater. The most common Mcalpin occupation in the UK was Cab Driver. 25% of Mcalpin's were Cab Drivers.

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  • Cab Driver

  • Labourer

  • Master Tailor

  • Slater


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

Mcalpin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Mcalpin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcalpin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcalpin. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Mcalpin. For the veterans among your Mcalpin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcalpin Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcalpin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mcalpin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mcalpin in 1943 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcalpin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcalpin 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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