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Origins of the Macarthey surname

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About the Macartheys

We have a total number of 64 records for people with the last name Macarthey.

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Where do most Macartheys live?

In 1921, most Macartheys lived in .

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Interesting facts about Macartheys

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We have 39 records for the Macarthey surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Macartheys most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Macarthey first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Minnie
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Macartheys

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

Common Female occupations for Macartheys in 1921


Cook Domestic




House Proprietor


Maid Of All Work


Common Male occupations for Macartheys in 1921
Able Seaman




Musical Instrument Maker






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