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Origins of the Cagill surname

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About the Cagills

We have a total number of 185 records for people with the last name Cagill.

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Where do most Cagills live?

In 1921, most Cagills lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Cagills

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We have 167 records for the Cagill surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Cagills most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Cagills.

What are the most common Cagill first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Cagills

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Cagills in 1921


Ag Lab Wife




By Her Own Industry


Carriage Cleaner


Common Male occupations for Cagills in 1921
Coal Miner




Drapers Assistant


Ironstone Miner


Serge Weaver


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