Mccowen Family History

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Mccowen Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of McCowan.

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


Similar surnames: Mccowin, Mcgowen, Mccown, Mckowen, Mcgowin, Cowen, Mcgown, Mccoun

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Mccowen Family Origin

Where is the Mccowen family from?

Mccowen Family Occupations

What did your Mccowen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Civil Engineer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mccowen. 5% of Mccowen men worked as a Civil Engineer and 54% of Mccowen women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mccowen were General Wholesale and Dom Store Parlour Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Civil Engineer
    5%
  • Company Director
    5%
  • General Labourer Sugar Trade
    5%
  • General Wholesale
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    54%
  • Private Means
    18%
  • Coating Mender
    4%
  • Dom Store Parlour Maid
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mccowen Historical Records

What Mccowen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Mccowen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccowen 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 829 immigration records available for the last name Mccowen. 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 Mccowen. For the veterans among your Mccowen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccowen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccowen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mccowen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Mccowen in 1954 was 66, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccowen

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