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McLain Genealogy & History

McLain is a Scottish patronymic derived from the English form of the Gaelic name Mac Gille Eathain, denoting son of the servant of Saint John. Some of the many spellings of the name are MacLaine, MacLeane, MacClain, MacGhille, and Eoin. Their family motto is virtue is my honor. McLain family history tells us that some of the first settlers in America are Hug Mc Lain in 1804, Daniel McLain in 1812, and Benjamin McLain in 1831. Some members in McLain genealogy include Olympic triple jumper Erica McLain; voice actor and opera singer Ellen McLain; and former Major League Baseball pitcher Denny McLain.


McLain Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Mclain-- --, 1933December 20,2004GA
Barbara Mclain-- --, 1927July 9,1991NY
C Donald Mclain-- --, 1917February ,1986OH
Daisy Mclain-- --, 1911September 10,2005NC

McLain Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Mclain-- --, 1924December ,1978Endicott,NY
F Hope Mclain-- --, 1920April 16,2005Chattanooga,TN
G Eugene Mclain-- --, 1930March 25,1989Knoxville,TN
Hagar Mclain-- --, 1912July 4,1993Gloversville,NY

McLain Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alexander MclainThelma BellJune 25,1935Wake, NC
Charlie MclainLena YoungJune 16,1934Wake, NC
Daniel MclainElizabeth MartinOctober 16,1999Wake, NC
Ellis MclainAndrea MurphyAugust 5,2007Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After McLain

1657th: Pappas1658th: Staley
1659th: Crump1660th: Langston
1661st: Fontenot1662nd: Schaeffer
1663rd: Melvin1664th: Brantley
1665th: Steward1666th: Bain

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