Mccready Family History

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Mccready Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Riada ‘son of Riada’, a personal name meaning ‘trained’, ‘expert’.

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

Similar surnames: Mccreary, Mcgrady, Mulready, Mccary, Mcgeady, Mcbrearty, Mccraney

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Mccready Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mccready name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mccready. 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


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Mccready Family Origin

Where is the Mccready family from?

Mccready Family Occupations

What did your Mccready ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Block Printer, Boiler Maker and Bootmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccready. A less common occupation for the Mccready family was Com Boat Coast Guard (RN). The most common Mccready occupation in the UK was Block Printer. 8% of Mccready's were Block Printers.

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  • Block Printer

  • Boiler Maker

  • Bootmaker

  • Com Boat Coast Guard (RN)


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

Mccready Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Mccready. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccready 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Mccready. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Mccready. For the veterans among your Mccready ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccready Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccready lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Mccready life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mccready in 1947 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccready

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccready 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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