Origins of the Macniven surname

About the Macnivens

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    In 1921, most Macnivens lived in london

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    Common jobs for Macnivens

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    Common female occupations for Macnivens in 1921

    Dressmaker

    5

    Housekeeper

    5

    At Home

    4

    Annuitant

    3

    Dom Serv

    3

    Common male occupations for Macnivens in 1921

    Wood Cutter

    8

    Farm Labourer's Son

    6

    Farmer

    6

    Shepherd

    6

    Farm Labourer

    5

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