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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010



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Fun Facts about the name Mcmaster

  • When was the first name Mcmaster first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Mcmaster is Tuesday, June 22nd, 1897.
  • How unique is the name Mcmaster? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Mcmaster. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Mcmaster: Your name in reverse order is Retsamcm. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rcmsetam. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mcmaster? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,744 people with the last name Mcmaster.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mcmaster? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Mcmaster as their last name.

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Popularity of Mcmaster as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mcmaster U.S.
  White 92.19% 64.26%
  African American 3.05% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.76% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.68% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mcmaster

People with the last name Mcmaster are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Mcmaster" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mcmaster as well as things modernly associated with the name Mcmaster such as celebrities named Mcmaster.

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  1. United States historian who wrote a nine volume history of the people of the United States (1852-1932)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Mcmaster

H. R. McMaster

H. R. McMaster is a military person.


Henry McMaster

Henry McMaster is an Attorney General of South Carolina, Chairperson of the South Carolina Republican Party, and Chairperson of theSouth Carolina Republican Party. His military service ended in 1975. Henry was born on May 27th, 1947 in Columbia, South Carolina.


Lois McMaster Bujold

Lois McMaster Bujold is a science fiction and fantasy writer. She has had major accomplishments since 1985. Lois was given the name Lois Joy McMaster on November 2nd, 1949 in Columbus, Ohio, U.S.


Sherman W. McMaster

Sherman W. McMaster is a texas ranger division and texas ranger. Sherman was born in 1853 in Rock Island, Illinois.


Andy McMaster

Andy McMaster is a rhythm, blues, pub rock (united kingdom), power pop, and pop rock singer-songwriter. He plays Piano, Organ (music), Keyboard instrument, Bass guitar, and Vocals. He has been prominent since 1965. Andy was given the name Andrew McMaster on July 27th, 1941 in Calton, Glasgow.


William McMaster

William McMaster was a Senator for Midland, Ontario, and Senatorfor Midland. William was born on December 24th, 1811 in County Tyrone. He left this life on September 22nd, 1887.

  • Luke McMaster
  • Gerald McMaster
    (notable somebody)
  • John Bach McMaster
  • Jamie McMaster
    (soccer player)
  • William Henry McMaster
    (Governor of South Dakota)
  • Fergus McMaster
  • Valentine McMaster
    (military person)
  • John McMaster
  • Carolyn McMaster
    (film producer)
  • Andrew Ross McMaster
    (notable individual)

What does the name Mcmaster mean?

Mis for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

Cis for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

Mis for melody, the song of life.

Ais for adventure, take a new one today

Sis for self respect, a solid score here.

Tis for tender, loving nature.

Eis for endear, all those you touch.

Ris for rock star, let it out!

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