Mcnear Family History

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Mcnear Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish: variant spelling of McNair.

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

Similar surnames: Mcneal, Mcneer, Mcnab, Mcnealy, Mcnemar, Mcalear, Mcneff, Mckeag

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Mcnear Family Origin

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Mcnear Family Occupations

What did your Mcnear ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcnear family was Barber. The most common Mcnear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Mcnear's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcnear.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Teamster

  • Barber


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

Mcnear Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcnear. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcnear 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mcnear. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mcnear. For the veterans among your Mcnear ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcnear Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcnear lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mcnear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Mcnear in 1954 was 31, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcnear

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcnear 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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