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Origins of the Magary surname

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About the Magarys

We have a total number of 237 records for people with the last name Magary.

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Where do most Magarys live?

In 1921, most Magarys lived in North West.

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Interesting facts about Magarys

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We have 90 records for the Magary surname. The oldest one dates back to 1841.

Who were Magarys most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Magary first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Ann

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Common jobs for Magarys

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

Common Female occupations for Magarys in 1921
House Servant




Fund Holder


General Servant


House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Magarys in 1921


Blacksmith Engineers


Brass Caster


Brick Setters Labourer




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