Origins of the Macvay surname

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    In 1921, most Macvays lived in north-east

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    Common jobs for Macvays

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

    Common female occupations for Macvays in 1921

    Silk Weaver


    Cap Maker






    House Keeper


    Common male occupations for Macvays in 1921

    A B Seaman


    Advertising Agent


    Baker (App)


    Brick Manufacturer




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