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Origins of the Mac Arthur surname

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Where do most Mac Arthurs live?

In 1921, most Mac Arthurs lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Mac Arthurs

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We have 4,750 records for the Mac Arthur surname. The oldest one dates back to 1858.

Who were Mac Arthurs most likely to marry?

Mac Arthurs

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Campbells

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What are the most common Mac Arthur first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Mac Arthurs

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

Common Female occupations for Mac Arthurs in 1921
F S

34

Domestic Servant

29

Living On Own Means

25

Housekeeper

20

Annuitant

18

Common Male occupations for Mac Arthurs in 1921
Fisherman

54

Farmer

42

Crofter

40

Joiner

21

Fisher

20

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