Mcveigh Family History

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Mcveigh Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish McVey.

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

Similar surnames: Mcright, Mcneill, Mcvaugh, Mcvey, Mckeag, Mckaig, Mcneice, Mcnish

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Mcveigh Family Origin

Where is the Mcveigh family from?

Mcveigh Family Occupations

What did your Mcveigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mcveigh occupation in the UK was Bootmaker (Chelsea Pensioner). 50% of Mcveigh's were Bootmaker (Chelsea Pensioner)s. Bootmaker (Chelsea Pensioner) and Hawker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mcveigh.

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  • Bootmaker (Chelsea Pensioner)

  • Hawker


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

Mcveigh Historical Records

What Mcveigh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Mcveigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcveigh 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcveigh. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Mcveigh. For the veterans among your Mcveigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcveigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcveigh lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mcveigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Mcveigh in 1945 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcveigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcveigh 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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