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Origins of the Macferson surname

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About the Macfersons

We have a total number of 100 records for people with the last name Macferson.

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Where do most Macfersons live?

In 1921, most Macfersons lived in South West.


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Interesting facts about Macfersons

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 78 records for the Macferson surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Macfersons most likely to marry?

Richardses

&

Youngs

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What are the most common Macferson first names?

  • John
  • Alexander
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Macfersons

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

Common Female occupations for Macfersons in 1921
At House

1

Book Keeper

1

Cashier In Tanning School Manufactory

1

Confectioner's Saleswoman

1

Draper's Assistant

1

Common Male occupations for Macfersons in 1921
Pawnbroker

4

Pawnbrokers Assistant

3

Pawn Broker

2

Assistant Pawn Broking

1

Book Keeper

1

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