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M'meckan Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Mcmeekin, Mcmackin, Mcmicken, Speckman, Mclennan, Mclean, Meehan

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Where is the M'meckan family from?

You can see how M'meckan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The M'meckan family name was found in Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there were 4 M'meckan families living in Perthshire. This was 100% of all the recorded M'meckan's in Scotland. Perthshire had the highest population of M'meckan families in 1901.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your M'meckan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 4 census records available for the last name M'meckan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, M'meckan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name M'meckan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name M'meckan. For the veterans among your M'meckan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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