Mcelyea Family History

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Mcelyea Name Meaning

Irish: perhaps an altered spelling of McElwee.

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


Similar surnames: Relyea, Belyeu, Mcalear, Belyea, Mcelwee, Melcer, Mcglynn, Mcguyer

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Mcelyea Family Origin

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Mcelyea Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Chair Maker

    10%
  • Farms

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Mcelyea occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Mcelyea's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcelyea family was Keeping House. Farmer, Chair Maker and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcelyea.

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Mcelyea Historical Records

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Mcelyea Life Expectancy

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