Mcfadyen Family History

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Mcfadyen Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of McFadden.

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

Similar surnames: Mcfaden, Macfadyen, Mcfadin, Mcfaddin, Mcfadden, Mcfarlen, Macfadden

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Mcfadyen Family Origin

Where is the Mcfadyen family from?

Mcfadyen Family Occupations

What did your Mcfadyen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mcfadyen occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 14% of Mcfadyen's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Mcfadyen family was Limestone Miner. Annuitant, Iron Tube Work Labourer and Jobbing Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcfadyen.

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  • Annuitant

  • Iron Tube Work Labourer

  • Jobbing Gardener

  • Limestone Miner


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

Mcfadyen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Mcfadyen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcfadyen 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 Mcfadyen. 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 Mcfadyen. For the veterans among your Mcfadyen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcfadyen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcfadyen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Mcfadyen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mcfadyen in 1960 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcfadyen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcfadyen 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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