Mcdoniel Family History

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Mcdoniel Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McDonnell. The spelling is influenced by the personal name Daniel. Compare McDaniel.

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

Similar surnames: Mcdaniel, Mcdonel, Mcdonnel, Daniel, Mcdanel, Mcdonell, O'daniel

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Mcdoniel Family Origin

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Mcdoniel Family Occupations

What did your Mcdoniel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mcdoniel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Mcdoniel's were Farmers. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mcdoniel. A less common occupation for the Mcdoniel family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer


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Mcdoniel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcdoniel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcdoniel 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 102 immigration records available for the last name Mcdoniel. 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 383 military records available for the last name Mcdoniel. For the veterans among your Mcdoniel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcdoniel Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcdoniel lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mcdoniel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Mcdoniel in 1951 was 35, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcdoniel 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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