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Mckendrick Family History

Mckendrick Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eanruig (Scottish) and Mac Éanraic (Irish) a patronymic from Gaelic forms of the personal name Henry influenced by Scandinavian Heimrekr a cognate of the ancient Germanic source of Henry. Henderson was sometimes used as an equivalent.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Mckittrick, Henrick, Merrick, Mcgoldrick, Mckenrick, Mccarrick

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Where is the Mckendrick family from?

You can see how Mckendrick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mckendrick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mckendrick families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1891 there were 20 Mckendrick families living in Northumberland. This was about 26% of all the recorded Mckendrick's in United Kingdom. Northumberland had the highest population of Mckendrick families in 1891.
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What did your Mckendrick ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Mckendrick. 50% of Mckendrick men worked as a Builders Labourer and 66% of Mckendrick women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mckendrick were General Labourer and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • Builders Labourer
    50%
  • General Labourer
    50%

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    66%
  • Domestic Day Girl
    10%
  • Dyers Finisher
    7%
  • Housewife
    7%
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What is the average Mckendrick lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mckendrick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mckendrick in 1957 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

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