Mccarney Family History

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Mccarney Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cearnaigh ‘son of Cearnach’, a personal name meaning ‘victorious’. Much commoner in Ireland is the shortened form Carney.

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

Similar surnames: Mccarley, Mccartney, Mclarney, Mcburney, Mccaskey, Mccauley, Mccary

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Mccarney Family Origin

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Mccarney Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Mccarney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Mccarney's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccarney. A less common occupation for the Mccarney family was Physician.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Physician


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Mccarney Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mccarney Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mccarney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mccarney in 1952 was 50, and 84 in 2004.

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