Mccart Family History

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Mccart Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Airt, ‘son of Art’, a personal name meaning ‘bear’.

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

Similar surnames: Mccary, Mccartan, Mccann, Mccarthy, Mccaw, Mccaig, Mccabe, Mccord

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Mccart Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mccart name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mccart. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Norway


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Mccart Family Origin

Where is the Mccart family from?

Mccart Family Occupations

What did your Mccart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mccart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Mccart's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccart. A less common occupation for the Mccart family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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Mccart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Mccart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccart 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mccart. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mccart. For the veterans among your Mccart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccart Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccart lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mccart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mccart in 1955 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccart 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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