Origins of the Macleay surname

About the Macleays

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    In 1921, most Macleays lived in london

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    Common jobs for Macleays

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

    Common female occupations for Macleays in 1921

    Living On Own Means


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    Crofter's Wife


    Domestic Servant


    Common male occupations for Macleays in 1921



    Ag Labourer


    Farm Servant


    General Labourer




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