What Does The Name Mckean Mean?
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mckean

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Mckean

Michael McKean is an actor, comedian, writer, composer, and musician. He was most prominent from 1973 to present. Michael was given the name Michael John McKean on October 17th, 1947 in New York City, New York, United States.


Thomas McKean was a 2nd Governor of Pennsylvania, Chief Justice of Pennsylvania, President of the Continental Congress, Continental Congressmanfrom Delaware, President of Delaware, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Continental Congress, and List of Governors of Delaware. Thomas was born on March 19th, 1734 in New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. He passed away on June 24th, 1817.


Dave McKean is a comics creator.


Erin McKean is a lexicographer and lexicography. Erin was born in 1971 in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.


Kip McKean is an office holder. Kip was born on May 31st, 1954 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States.


Michael was born on March 2nd, 1976 in Chuuk Lagoon.


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Popularity of Mckean as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mckean U.S.
  White 92.57% 64.26%
  African American 1.04% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.04% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.73% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.60% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.03% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mckean

People with the last name Mckean are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Mckean

  • How Popular is the name Mckean? Mckean is the 89,330th most popular name of all time. As a last name Mckean was the 6,402nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mckean have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2018, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Mckean in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mckean? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2002 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Mckean first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mckean is Saturday, March 5th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Mckean born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mckean was in 2002 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Mckean: The name spelled backwards is Naekcm. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nckema. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mckean? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 5,314 people with the last name Mckean.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mckean? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Mckean as their last name.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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