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Mcneal Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of McNeil .

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

Similar surnames: Mcnealy, Mcnear, Mcneel, Macneal, Mcniel, Mcneill, Mcneil, Creal

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Where is the Mcneal family from?

You can see how Mcneal families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcneal family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcneal families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 30 Mcneal families living in Lancashire. This was about 28% of all the recorded Mcneal's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Mcneal families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mcneal surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mcneal ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Mcneal. 30% of Mcneal men worked as a Farmer and 94% of Mcneal women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcneal were General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic. .

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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

  • Farmer
  • Datal Lad (below) Heavy Worker
  • Company Derector Willer supplier Pottery
  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
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Census Records

There are 70,000 census records available for the last name Mcneal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcneal 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcneal. 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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Draft Cards

There are 14,000 military records available for the last name Mcneal. For the veterans among your Mcneal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcneal lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mcneal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mcneal in 1944 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

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