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Origins of the Mackriel surname

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About the Mackriels

We have a total number of 127 records for people with the last name Mackriel.

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Where do most Mackriels live?

In 1921, most Mackriels lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Mackriels

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We have 121 records for the Mackriel surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Mackriels most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Mackriel first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Sarah

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Common jobs for Mackriels

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

Common Female occupations for Mackriels in 1921
Cotton Spinner


Cotton Weaver




Cotton Cardroom Hand


Cotton Check Weaver


Common Male occupations for Mackriels in 1921
Cotton Warp Dresser


Cotton Carder


Out Door Labour


Cotton Check Weaver


Cotton Factory Operative


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