Mckellar Family History

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Mckellar Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ealair, a patronymic from the personal name Ealair, Gaelic equivalent of Hillary.

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


Similar surnames: Mckell, Mcmellon, Mcmillan, Mckean, Mcclellan, Mckenna, Mclear

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Mckellar Family Origin

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Mckellar Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Bleacher

    7%
  • Commercial Travellers Wife

    7%
  • Cottar

    7%

In 1881, Annuitant, Bleacher and Commercial Travellers Wife were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mckellar. The most common Mckellar occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 7% of Mckellar's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Mckellar family was Cottar.

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Mckellar Historical Records

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Mckellar Life Expectancy

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